In the short and medium-length documentaries, international jury’s special diploma went to Saiedeh Sharieati from Iran for Pasin and the trophy of the festival, diploma and $ 2,000 went to Irene Dionisio from Italy, for Shores in the Safe Northern Sun.
In the first day of Cinema Verite film market and as the list of the guests ha completed, three sittings were held to introduce Iranian films to international festivals representatives.
According to the public relations of Cinema Verite, many people who come to the festival, cannot easily find the movie they're looking for in schedule. But this year, with installing winter app, not only you can find the screening time and cinema theatre, you can also what the trailer of the movie.
Director of CEFC said: “Cinema Verite has become more fruitful every year and its managers are full of good ideas. Hojattollah Ayoubi said: “The documentary cinema is effective and satisfies intellectuals. Documentaries have high capacity in Iran.
Robert Safaryan said: “I prefer to watch documentaries by Iranians and compared to last year to have an overall view of past year in documentary cinema.”
Majed Neisi said: “Movies in Cinema Verite have as little censorship as possible. Its most important section is international section and I recommend filmmakers to cease the opportunity to introduce their movies to foreign guests.
Mohammad Mehdi Tabatabainejad, Cinema Verite secretary; Farid Farkhonde Kish, managing direstor of Iran Young Cinema Society; Manouchehr Tayaab, a veteran in Iranian documentary cinema and Shahnam Safajou, festival executive secretary attended the ceremony.
Mostafa Razaq Karimi in an interview with Cinema Verite public relations said: “With a quick look at this year's festival I realized, young and talented filmmakers have attended this year.
“I was surprised to see the crowd. It was like people saw each other after many years and together greet each other warmly.”
Yadolah Dodge, a guests of Cinema Verite International Festival, in an interview with Public Relations reporters, said: “It’s the first time I attend in Cinema Verite. I think the atmosphere is very good and comparable to the most prestigious festivals in the world.
Due to a lot of requests from audience, first special screening of festival was playback of "76 minutes and 15 seconds with Abbas Kiarostami" directed by Seifollah Samadian.
“it’s mainly focused on the lives of four characters and shows their lives in sanitarium.”
Mohsen Ostadali is in the national competition section of this year with Femininity, the tenth International. About the way this movie was made, he said: "The goal in making this movie was not only filmmaking; I was thinking how to make, even a small change in the life of people in this story.
Iranian documentary cinema has tried to be a clear mirror for the culture, history and art of this country and for this, has passed the rocky road of past years. Today, Iran’s documentary prestige deserve admiration and respect. Its proof is its multiple successes and valuable prizes it has received ...
In "Commemoration of Kerman Documentary Cinem”, 10th Cinema Verite, shows 21 documentaries from veteran filmmakers of Kermani. Sadeh and Piri Suz Chekcheko are some of the works by Manouchehr Asgarinasab wgich go on screen in this section. Other works are:
35 countries with 59 documentaries, participate in Cinema Verite. In the international competition, 27 films from 24 countries were accepted.
Judges from Italy, Greece, Bosnia, Taiwan and Iran Judge 27 foreign films of the international competition. They are: +60 documentaries:
10th Cinema Verite Quarterly was released. In this issue you see:
The documentary Under the Sun, directed by Vitaly Mansky will be screened at the 10th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verite.
The documentary Holy Cow, directed by Azerbaijani filmmaker Imam Hasanov will be screened at the 10th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verite.
The documentary Depth Two, directed by Ognjen Glavonic will be screened at the 10th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verite.
The documentary Mirr, directed by Iranian filmmaker Mehdi Sahebi will be screened at the 10th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verite.
Konstantin Flemig’s documentary Picturing War will be screened at the 10th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verite.
Max Lewkowicz’s documentary Underfire: The Untold Story of Pfc. Tony Vaccaro will be screened at the 10th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verite.
Werner Herzog’s latest documentary Lo and Behold: Reveries of a Connected World will be screened at the 10th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verite.
DEFC and EDN are in collaboration organising the third edition of Cinema Verite DocPro. It is a three-day industry program with essential knowledge about the international documentary market and working with documentaries across borders. The program is intended for Iranian documentary professionals ...
The Special Jury Award at the International Competition section of the 10th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verite, will be named after the late legendary filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami.
The documentary The Eye of Istanbul will be screened at the 10th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verite.
The documentary To Make a Comedy is No Fun will be screened at the 10th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verite.
27 documentaries from 24 countries will compete at Short, Mid-Length, and Long competition sections of the 10th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verite.