The Documentary and Experimental Film Centre (DEFC) organises the annual Iran International Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verite.
The festival showcases the very best of documentary world in an attempt to bridge the gap between reality and truth.
It has 3 international and another 3 national competition sections for short, mid-length and feature-length documentaries.
The festival also enjoys numerous non-competition sections such as Mirror of a Festival, Our Time, Our Universe, Portrait, etc. that are designed on a year by year basis.