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Distribution of Samira Makhmalbaf’s Films by NDTV Television Network

 
The NDTV Television Network in India concurrently with the closing of the Kerala Film Festival announced that it will distribute Samira Makhmalbaf’s films the Blackboard, At Five in the Afternoon and her latest film Two-Legged Horse in India as DVD format.

The said three films...

Post date: Monday, 22 December, 2008 - 00:00

Samira Makhmalbaf as jury in India’s Kerala Film Festival

 
Samira Makhmalbaf will attend the 13th Kerala Film festival in India. This festival which is held every year from December 12-19 will focus on films from South America, Africa and Asia this year in its main competition section.

Also, a tribute will be paid to Samira Makhmalbaf...

Post date: Monday, 1 December, 2008 - 00:00

Rome’s “Special Mention” award granted to “Two-Legged Horse”

 
Two Legged Horse, Samira Makhmalbaf’s latest film received the Special Mention Prize in Rome’s 9th Asian Films Festival for its originality as mentioned in the board of jury statement.

Two Legged Horse was screened three times in this festival which is held from November 15-23...

Post date: Monday, 24 November, 2008 - 00:00

Poland’s “Golden Dinosaur” award granted to Mohsen Makhmalbaf

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Poland’s 15th Festival of European Film Schools in its opening ceremony granted its special Golden Dinosaur prize to Mohsen Makhmalbaf for founding the Makhmalbaf Film School as an independent and creative approach in world cinema. The European Film Schools Festival which is held in Krakow this...

Post date: Saturday, 15 November, 2008 - 00:00

Tribute to Samira Makhmalbaf in Germany

 
A tribute to Samira Makhmalbaf was held in the Women’s World Festival in Germany’s University city of Tuebingen with the screenings of her films Apple, the Blackboard, 11 September, How Samira Made the Blackboard (behind-the-scene of the Blackboard by Maysam Makhmalbaf) Joy of Madness (...

Post date: Friday, 7 November, 2008 - 00:00

Golden Deer along with two other awards for Hana Makhmalbaf

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Buddha Collapsed out of Shame received three awards from Ukraine’s Molodist International Film festival.

Hana Makhmalbaf, the director of the feature film Buddha Collapsed out of Shame received the Molodist Film festival’s grand prize, the Golden Deer, awarded to the best film...

Post date: Monday, 27 October, 2008 - 00:00

Samira Makhmalbaf as a Jury in Sao Paolo

 
Samira Makhmalbaf from Iran together with juries from England, Germany, France and Brazil will attend the 32nd Sao Paolo International Film festival as jury. The board of juries of this festival officially began work with the holding of their first press conference on October 25th. Also...

Post date: Sunday, 26 October, 2008 - 00:00

Hana Makhmalbaf's "Buddha" winner of the "Silver Mirror" Award from Norway

 
Norway’s Oslo Films from the South Festival grants its first prize "The Silver Mirror" to Hana Makhmalbaf’s "The Buddha Collapsed out of Shame".

"Buddha…" also received 100,000 Kroners for its Norwegian distributor. The jury at the time of granting Hana’s award made stated that...

Post date: Tuesday, 21 October, 2008 - 00:00

Two Legged Horse wins "Georges Delerue Award" in Belgium

 
The Ghent International Film Festival granted its best soundtrack award (titled after Georges Delerue the British composer for the film Man for all Seasons) to the film "Two Legged Horse".

This festival held every year from October 7th to 18th opened this year with its recurring...

Post date: Sunday, 19 October, 2008 - 00:00

Two-Legged Horse in the Competition of Ghent Film Festival

Ghent International Film Festival, which takes place every October in Belgium, has invited Samira Makhmalbaf’s "Two-Legged Horse" to compete in its 35th official edition.

Earlier this year, Two-Legged Horse went on screen in Toronto International film Festival, Official Competition of...

Post date: Thursday, 2 October, 2008 - 00:00

Two-Legged Horse wins the "Grand Jury Prize" at San Sebastian Film Festival

 
Samira Makhmalbaf, Director of Two-Legged Horse, received the "Grand Jury Prize" from the 56th San Sebastian International Film Festival. This is the fifth award for Makhmalbaf family from Spain during the last one year.

San Sebastian International film Festival takes place from...

Post date: Tuesday, 30 September, 2008 - 00:00

Screening of "Two-Legged Horse" in North America

Seville Picture Company, the Canadian distributor for Samira Makhmalbaf's 'Two Legged Horse' announced at the closing of Toronto Film Festival that the film will go on screen in Canada with a start of the New Year.

The beginning of the New Year marks the busiest season for movie goers...

Post date: Monday, 8 September, 2008 - 00:00

Two Legged Horse screened in Toronto International Film Festival

 
Two Legged Horse, Samira Makhmalbaf’s latest film was screened at 9 pm on September 6th in the great hall of Scotibank and warmly welcomed by the audience and critics.

After the screening of the film, the audience expressed questions and later on, the critics and the press who...

Post date: Sunday, 7 September, 2008 - 10:00

Samira Makhmalbaf's Master Class in Toronto Film Festival

 
The Toronto International Film Festival officially kicked off on September 4th with the opening of the Talent Lab program and Samira Makhmalbaf, as first day mentor attended this class. Brian De Palma and Atom Egoyan also attended the class as guests.

Samira Makhmalbaf’s advanced...

Post date: Friday, 5 September, 2008 - 00:00

World premiere of “Two-Legged Horse”

 

Toronto International Film Festival has invited "Two-Legged Horse" by Samira Makhmalbaf to its official competition section in 2008.

Toronto International Film Festival which takes place form 4th to 13th of September every year, as well as long being known for screening...

Post date: Monday, 1 September, 2008 - 00:00

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