20 Best Iranian Movies

Unfortunately, I have to start on a protesting note, I really don’t appreciate my countrymen or anyone badmouthing the Iranian Cinema, that’s just not fair. Although it’s plagued with limited genres due to government censorship, and lack of target audience, and It’s mostly just cheesy romcoms and doggy (very harsh) dramas. But some times there are some movies that are just too creative that they dodge the restrictions and create something worth remembering and rewatching. The brightest characteristic of these better movies is their acting, one thing to admit is that we have some real good talented actors both in cinema and theatre. With the Iranian new wave that started more than thirty years ago, the two other waves came,…

  • About Elly

    1

  • Fireworks Wednesday

    2

  • The Wind Will Carry Us

    3

  • Tranquility in the Presence of Others

    4

  • The Cow

    5

  • A Separation

    6

  • Mainline

    7

  • The Tenants

    8

  • The Salesman

    9

  • The Deer

    10

  • Through the Olive Trees

    11

  • Cafe Setareh

    12

  • Life and a Day

    13

  • Close-Up

    14

  • A Moment of Innocence

    15

  • Certified Copy

    16

  • The Past

    17

  • Beautiful City

    18

  • Captain Khorshid

    19

  • The Bright Day

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