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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

The new Spanish book on Mohsen Makhmalbaf

Organizers of the Cine Del Sur International Film Festival, which took place from 30th of May until 7th of June in Granada city of Spain, while holding a huge retrospective on Mohsen Makhmalbaf ‘s films this year; have published a book on him and his cinematic career.

In this...

Post date: Tuesday, 10 June, 2008 - 00:00

Mohsen Makhmalbaf receives the "Alhambra" award

Cine Del Sure International Film Festival while holding a big retrospective on Mohsen Makhmalbaf works, screening Boycott- The Peddler- Marriage Of The Blessed- Time of Love- Once Upon a Time Cinema- Salam Cinema- Gabbeh- A moment of Innocence- Silence- Kandahar- Sex & Philosophy and...

Post date: Sunday, 8 June, 2008 - 00:00

Hana Makhmalbaf’s Buddha wins at Ankara

The film "Buddha Collapsed out of Shame" by Hana Makhmalbaf has been awarded by FIPRESCI Jury in 11th Flying Broom International Women's Film Festival.

The award was granted during the closing ceremony on 15th of May in Ankara, Turkey.

This is the eleventh award for the...

Post date: Friday, 16 May, 2008 - 00:00

Hana Makhmalbaf's Buddha wins the Best Film ENI award

"ENI Windows on the World Prize" for the Best Feature Film went to Hana Makhmalbaf the 19 year old Iranian filmmaker whose film "Buddha Collapsed Out Of Shame" competed in the Windows on the World Feature Film Competition at the 18th African Asian and Latin American Film Festival of...

Post date: Tuesday, 15 April, 2008 - 00:00

Hana Makhmalbaf wins the Crystal Bear at Berlin Film Festival

Hana Makhmalbaf the 19 year old Iranian filmmaker whose film "Buddha Collapsed Out Of Shame" competed in the Generation section of Berlin Film Festival won the "Crystal Bear" as the best feature film. The Berlin Festival’s Crystal Bear is the 8th prize for the film "Buddha…" and the 11th...

Post date: Saturday, 16 February, 2008 - 00:00

Buddha wins "The Peace Award" in Berlin Film festival

The feature "Buddha Collapsed Out Of Shame" directed by Hana Makhmalbaf received the "Peace award" from the 58th Berlin Film Festival.

Every year jury members of various section of Berlin Film Festival grants this special award to the best film from all different sections of the...

Post date: Friday, 15 February, 2008 - 00:00

NHK documentary on Hana Makhmalbaf in Berlin Film Festival

NHK, the Japanese well known TV channel, is going to shoot a documentary on Hana Makhmalbaf as a successful young Iranian film director.

The first part of the shooting is going to take place in Berlin film Festival while Hana Makhmalbaf is accompanying her film "Buddha Collapsed...

Post date: Sunday, 3 February, 2008 - 00:00

Release of Buddha by Hana Makhmalbaf in 45 theaters in France

Buddha Collapsed out Of Shame by the 19 years Iranian director, Hana Makhmalbaf, gets released in 45 theaters in France including 8 theaters in Paris in mid February.

Hana Makhmalbaf after hearing this news said: although this film gets released in different countries and...

Post date: Sunday, 27 January, 2008 - 00:00

Hana Makhmalbaf's BUDDHA nominated for the best Asian film awards

Hong Kong International Film Festival announced the list of nominees in top categories at the 2nd Asian Film Awards on Thursday night. "Buddha Collapsed Out Of Shame" Directed by young Iranian director Hana Makhmalbaf is among the list of nominees to receive the awards.


Post date: Saturday, 19 January, 2008 - 00:00

Woman & Equality Award for Hana Makhmalbaf in Thessaloniki Film Festival

The 48th Installment of the Thessaloniki Film Festival, which took place in Greece from November 16 – 25, praised Hana Makhmalbaf ‘s first feature “Buddha Collapsed Out Of Shame” with its “Woman and Equal Opportunities Award”; last night.

The jury has announced:" This...

Post date: Monday, 26 November, 2007 - 10:00

"Fuji TV documentary on Hana Makhmalbaf"


The organisers of Tokyo Filmex Film Festival, who are planning to publish a book of photography on Tokyo city through the eyes of famous directors in cooperation with Kodak, have invited Hana Makhmalbaf as the youngest director to take part in the project.

During the festival,...

Post date: Wednesday, 21 November, 2007 - 00:00

Innovation Prize for Hana Makhmalbaf's Buddha in Montreal

The 36th annual Festival du nouveau cinéma in Montreal gave its "Daniel Langlois Innovation Prize", named after the festival patron and new media guru, to "Buddha Collapsed Out of Shame". This first feature by Hana Makhmalbaf, youngest member of the famed Iranian filmmaking family, sees...

Post date: Monday, 22 October, 2007 - 23:00

Golden Stag Award for Mohsen Makhmalbaf

Mohsen Makhmalbaf who is heading the Jury in 37th Molodist Film Festival in Kiev, was awarded with the festival special “Golden Stag” award for his life time achievement through his works and career as an outstanding artist.

The award was granted to Mohsen Makhmalbaf by the...

Post date: Sunday, 21 October, 2007 - 00:00


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