International Turkic Academy issues statement on Armenian armed forces’ provocation committed on Azerbaijani-Armenian border

Baku, September 15, AZERTAC

Iran’s Asghar Farhadi joins Zurich Film Festival's jury

Tehran, IRNA - Iran’s Asghar Farhadi, who directed the Oscar winner 'A Separation', has been selected to be among the jury members at the 18th edition of the Zurich Film Festival, according Variety magazine.

The event is scheduled to take place from Sept. 22 to Oct. 2.

Green building week to promote realisation of Vietnam’s COP26 commitments

Hanoi , September 14 (VNA) – The Vietnam Green Building Week 2022 is scheduled to take place in Ho Chi Minh City from October 13 - 14 with a focus on measures for realising Vietnam’s commitments made at the 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP26).

Exhibition introduces paintings by retired Vietnam News Agency journalists

Hanoi, September 13 (VNA) - An exhibition featuring paintings by retired journalists of the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on September 12 on the occasion of the 77th founding anniversary of the VNA (September 15, 1945 - 2022).

Iranian movie praised by BIFFF jury

Tehran, IRNA – Iranian movie Zalava directed by Arsalan Amiri was praised by Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival (BIFFF) jury.

FM Spox terms Cinema as powerful tool of public diplomacy

Tehran, IRNA – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kanaani in an Instagram post on Monday described cinema as a powerful tool of public diplomacy in Iran.

Kanaani said that cinema is an artistic window for the people of a country and the world’s nations to talk with each other.

Iran’s Tanabandeh wins best actor award at Venice’s Horizons section

Venice, IRNA – Iran’s Mohsen Tanabandeh on Saturday won the Orizzonti (Horizons) award for best actor at the 79th Venice International Film Festival in Italy.

Tanabandeh was awarded the prize in the Orizzonti section for performing in the film “World War III” by Houman Seyedi.

Iranian animation ‘Sprayer’ wins 2 prizes at Wild Indie Festival

Tehran, IRNA – 'Sprayer' directed by Iranian director Farnoosh Abedi has grasped two awards at the Wild Indie Sci-Fi & Fantasy Film Festival 2022 in Britain.

Meetings of president of International Turkish Culture and Heritage Foundation continue in Qatar

Baku, September 5, AZERTAC

Leader’s Russian translated commendation for Koniko Yamamura’s book unveiled

Tehran, IRNA - A commendation of the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei for Japanese-Iranian cultural figure Koniko Yamamura’s memoir “Immigrant from the Land of the Sun” which was translated into Russian unveiled on the sidelines of the 35th Moscow International Book