4th Annual Iranian Film Festival, San Francisco

4th Annual

IRANIAN FILM FESTIVAL - San Francisco

September 10 & 11, 2011

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Iranian Film Festival (IFF) is an annual event showcasing the independent feature and short films made by or about the Iranians from around the world. IFF is also a platform for the Iranian filmmakers living around the globe to express their vision and talent through the artistic medium of film. Iranian Film Festival (IFF) was established to support the Iranian film and culture in the Iranian-American community of the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond.
This year's Official Selections :: Click on the images to watch a clip:   
Brick and Mirror Director: Ebrahim Golestan Year: 1965 Country: Iran Duration: 133 minutes Genre: Social Drama
Brick and Mirror
Screening September 10th, 1:10 pm
Zurkhaneh - The House of Strength Director: Federico Spinetti Year: 2010 Country: Italy/Canada Duration: 105 minutes Genre: Documentary
Zurkhaneh
Screening September 11th, 6:46pm
About Nice After Director: Abbas Kiarostami, Parviz Kimiavi Year: Country: France Duration: 100 minutes Genre: Documentary
About Nice After
Screening September 11th, 10:00pm
Iran Director: Claude LeLouch Year: 1971 Country: France/Iran Duration: 19 minutes Genre: Short Film, Documentary
Iran
Screening September 11th, 10:00pm
Flamingo No. 13 Director: Hamid Reza Aligholian Year: 2010 Country: Iran Duration: 78 minutes Genre: Drama
Flamingo No. 13
Screening September 11th, 5:45pm
Bonjour Monsieur Ghaffari Director: Parviz Jahed Year: 2011 Country: UK Duration: 62 minutes Genre: Documentary
Bonjour Monsieur Ghaffari
Screening September 10th, 10:00pm
David Director: Joel Fendelman Year: 2011 Country: USA Duration: 80 minutes Genre: Drama
David
Screening September 10th, 7:12pm
Crossroads of Civilization Director: Anthony Mayer Year: 1976 Country: UK/Iran Duration: 104 minutes Genre: Documentary
Crossroads of Civilization
Screening September 11th, 3:30pm
The Wind Is Blowing On My Street Director: Saba Riaz Year: 2010 Country: Iran/US Duration: 15 minutes Genre: Short Film
The Wind Is Blowing On My Street
Screening September 10th, 3:40pm
The Accordion Director: Jafar Panahi Year: 2010 Country: Iran Duration: 9 minutes Genre: Short Film
The Accordion
Screening September 10th, 10:00pm
The Other - Digari Director: Mehdi Rahmani Year: 2010 Country: Iran Duration: 84 minutes Genre: Drama
The Other
Screening September 10th, 3:40pm
Original 'Certified Copy' Director: Hamideh Razavi Year: 2011 Country: Iran Duration: 32 minutes Genre: Short Film, Documentary
Original Certified Copy
Screening September 10th, 10:00pm
My Iranian Paradise Director: Annette Mari Olsen & Katia Forbert Petersen Year: 2009 Country: Denmark Duration: 78 minutes Genre: Documentary
My Iranian Paradise
Screening September 11th, 1:15pm
I Was Worth 50 Sheep Director: Nima Sarvestani Year: 2010 Country: Sweden/Afghanistan/Iran Duration: 72 minutes Genre: Documentary
I Was Worth 50 Sheep
Screening September 10th, 11am
A Beautiful Snowy Day Director: Mahaya Petrossian & Amir Toodehroosta Year: 2010 Country: Iran Duration: 32 minutes Genre: Short Film
A Beautiful Snowy Day
Screening September 11th, 1:15pm
Delete Director: Kazem Mollaie Year: 2011 Country: Iran Duration: 11 minutes Genre: Short Film
Delete
Screening September 10th, 10:00 PM
Plastic Bag Director: Ramin Bahrani Year: 2009 Country: USA Duration: 18 minutes Genre: Short Film, Drama
Plastic Bag
Screening September 11th, 11 AM
The Other Side Director: Esmaeel Monsef Year: 2010 Country: Iran Duration: 19 minutes Genre: Short Film
The Other Side
Screening September 11th, 11 AM
Bani Adam (Human Beings) Director: Noureddin ZarrinKelk Year: 2011 Country: Iran Duration: 10 minutes Genre: Short Film, Animation
Bani Adam Human Beings
Screening September 11th, 1:15 PM
1 in 10 Director: Cameron Rafati Year: 2010 Country: USA Duration: 4 minutes Genre: Short Film
1 in 10
Screening September 10th, 5:50 PM
Transformation Director: Vahid Vahed Year: 2011 Country: Australia/Iran Duration: 18 minutes Genre: Short Film
Transformation
Screening September 11th, 11 AM
The Road is Closed Director: Vahid Hajiooi Year: 2011 Country: Iran Duration: 23 minutes Genre: Short Film
The Road is Closed
Screening September 11th, 5:45 PM
The Scorpio Director: Faride Saremi & Omid Hashemlu Year: 2010 Country: Iran Duration: 40 minutes Genre: Short Film, Documentary
The Scorpio
Screening September 10th, 5:50 PM
Vapor Director: Kaveh Nabatiam Year: 2010 Country: Canada Duration: 11 minutes Genre: Short Film, Drama
Vapor
Screening September 11th, 11 AM
The Lanes (Kucheha) Director: Yalda Sarhaddi Year: 2010 Country: Iran Duration: 11 minutes Genre: Short Film
The Alleys Kucheha
Screening September 10th, 7:12 PM
Ask the Wind Director: Batin Ghobadi Year: 2010 Country: Iran Duration: 13 minutes Genre: Short Film, Drama
Ask the Wind
Screening September 10th, 3:40 PM
Feminin, Masculin (Feminine, Masculine) Director: Sadaf Foroughi Year: 2007 Country: Iran Duration: 9 minutes Genre: Short Film, Documentary
Feminin, Masculin Feminine, Masculine
Screening September 11th, 10:00pm
Huma, Bird of Fortune Director: Alireza Rofougran Year: 2010 Country: Iran Duration: 4 minutes Genre: Short Film, Drama
Huma, Bird of Fortune
Screening September 11th, 5:45 PM
What Patience God Has Director: Daniel Erel Year: 2011 Country: USA Duration: 7 minutes Genre: Short Film, Musical
What Patience God Has
Screening September 10th, 5:50 PM
The Ambassador's Wife Director: Sara Akhteh Year: 2008 Country: USA Duration: 17 minutes Genre: Short Film, Drama
The Ambassador's Wife
Screening September 11th, 3:30 PM
Bitter Milk (Shire Talkh) Director: Nasser Zamiri Year: 2010 Country: Iran/Afghanistan Duration: 29 minutes Genre: Short Film, Musical
Bitter Milk
Screening September 10th, 11 AM
Rojin Director: Chiman Rahimi Year: 2010 Country: UK Duration: 10 minutes Genre: Short Film
Rojin
Screening September 11th, 11 AM
Cinderelleg Director: Sajad Shahedi Year: 2010 Country: Iran Duration: 12 minutes Genre: Short Film, Drama
Cinderelleg
Screening September 11th, 11 AM
Hakel, Makel Director: Nahid Shamsi Year: 2010 Country: Iran Duration: 3 minutes Genre: Short Film, Musical
Hakel, Makel
Screening September 11th, 11 AM
And Dammam Again Director: Iman Hajizadeh Year: 2010 Country: Iran Duration: 21 minutes Genre: Short Film, Documentary, Drama
And Dammam Again
Screening September 10th, 5:50 PM
Bahram, An Iranian Rapper Director: Sam Ali Kashani Year: 2011 Country: Iran/USA Duration: 13 minutes Genre: Short Film, Musical
Bahram, An Iranian Rapper
Screening September 10th, 5:50 PM
Roghieh Director: Alysse Stepanian Year: 2009 Country: USA Duration: 5 minutes Genre: Short Film
Roghieh
Screening September 11th, 11 AM
Human Beings Director: Mashaallah Mohammadi Year: 2009 Country: Iran Duration: 3 minutes Genre: Short Film, Animation
Bonjour Monsieur Ghaffari
Screening September 11th, 11 AM
General tickets are $10; students with photo ID: $8
Festival Pass: $100 (General); $80 (Students) Both Days
Tickets are sold on the day of the shows, or in advance by clicking below
Complete Screening Schedule:
Saturday September 10, 2011
11:00 am
I was Worth 50 Sheep (72min)
Bitter Milk (29min)
The Lion Wearers (11min)
1:10 pm
Brick & Mirror (133min)
3:40 pm
The Other (84min)
The wind is blowing on my street (16min)
Ask the Wind (13min)
5:50 pm
The Scorpio (42min)
1 in 10 (4min)
Bahram an Iranian Rapper (13min)
And Dammam Again (21min)
What Patience God Has (7min)
Pezhham Akhavass Live Performance
7:12 pm
David (80min)
Q&A with Maz Jobrani
The Alleys (11min)
10:00 pm
Bonjour Monsieur Ghaffari (62min)
Original Certified Copy (32min)
Delete (11min)
The Accordion (9min)

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Venue:
San Francisco Art Institute
800 Chestnut Street
San Francisco, CA 94133




Sunday September 11, 2011
11:00 am
Plastic Bag (18min)
The Other Side (19min)
Hakel, Makel (3min)
Rojin (10min)
Vapor (11min)
Cinderelleg (12min)
Transformation (18min)
The Ambassador Wife (16min)
Roghieh (5min)
Feminin, Masculin (8min)
Human Beings (3min)
1:15 pm
My Iranian Paradise (78min)
A Beautiful Snowy Day (32min)
Bani Adam (10min)
3:30 pm
Crossroads of Civilization (104min)
5:45 pm
Flamingo No. 13 (78min)
The Road is Closed (23min)
Huma, Bird of Fortune (4min)
6:46 pm
Zurkhaneh (105min)
Live Performance by Ardavan Mofid
10:00pm
About Nice (100min)
Iran (19min)




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