Short Film News (SFN) - Red Card by Mahnaz Afzali is going to be presented in Joris Ivens competition of 19th edition ofInternational Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA). Joris Ivens competition is the most important competition in IDFA and the documentaries that are at least 60 minutes in length are competing for it.
Short Film News - 6 Iranian short films and features are going to be shown in Viennale Festival. This festival is going to be held from 13 - 15 October 2006 in which 5 features and 1 short film from Iran are going to be participated. Nature in Two Views by Peyman Haghani is the only Iranian short film that will compete with 72 other short films
Short Film News - 19 Iranian films will be shown in Iranian short films, documentaries and animations perspective program arranged by the efforts of Experimental & Documentary Cinema Organization in Napoli, Italy.
Short Film News - Abbasi Kiarostami made a short film about cinema on the occasion of the 60th edition of Cannes Festival and by the command of this festival.
Short Film News - 11 Iranian short films are going to be participated in Where is The Love? International Short Film Festival in Romania. This festival will be held from 16 - 21 October 2006 and has four competitive sections for fictions, documentaries, animation and publicity extra competitive section for short screenplays.
Short Film News - Cafe Transit by Kamboozia Partovi is selected as Iran's representative in Oscar 2007. The selecting team for the Iranian film in Oscar 2007 announced that after having several meetings and considering all the aspects of the films released from October 2005 till October 2006 they reached to a list with 4 movies and the final feature selected participating in this event is Cafe Transit .
Short Film News - The International Women's Film Festival Cologne is going to show 14 Iranian short films and documentaries by Iranian women filmmakers. This festival will be held from 11-15 October 2006. It has Iran Focus part in which there will be some conferences and lectures in addition to showing the Iranian films.
Short Film News - Nine Iranian animation films are going to be participated in the 7th edition of the International Festival of Animadrid next week in Madrid. This festival will be held from September 29 to October 6, 2006, in Pozuelo de Alarcon of Madrid and the animations from 89 countries are going to be participated in it.