Each year, film curators from the MFA; the Smithsonian Museum’s Freer and Sackler Galleries; and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, work together to curate this compelling festival offering a range of perspectives by contemporary Iranian filmmakers. 


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In This Series

Film still from Taste of Cherry

Film

Taste of Cherry
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
7:30 pm9:10 pm

Directed by Abbas Kiarostami (Iran, 1997, 95 min.) 35mm.

Film still from Taste of Cherry

Film

Taste of Cherry
Thursday, January 19, 2017
5:30 pm7:10 pm

Directed by Abbas Kiarostami (Iran, 1997, 95 min.) 35mm.

Film Still From Radio Dreams

Film

Radio Dreams
Thursday, January 19, 2017
8:00 pm9:35 pm

Directed by Babak Jalali (Iran, 2016, 93 min.). DCP.

Film Still from 76 Minutes

Film

76 Minutes and 15 Seconds with Abbas Kiarostami
Friday, January 20, 2017
7:30 pm9:10 pm

Documentary directed by Seifollah Samadian (Iran, 2016, 76 min.). DCP.

Film Still from Lantouri

Film

Lantouri
Saturday, January 21, 2017
12:30 pm2:30 pm

Directed by Reza Dormishian (Iran, 2016, 120 min.). DCP.

Film Still from The Salesman

Film

The Salesman
Saturday, January 21, 2017
3:00 pm5:00 pm

Directed by Asghar Farhadi (Iran, 2016, 125 min.). DCP.

Film Still from 76 Minutes

Film

76 Minutes and 15 Seconds with Abbas Kiarostami preceded by Take Me...
Sunday, January 22, 2017
1:00 pm2:35 pm

Documentary directed by Seifollah Samadian (Iran, 2016, 76 min.). DCP.

Film Still From Radio Dreams

Film

Radio Dreams
Sunday, January 22, 2017
3:00 pm4:40 pm

Directed by Babak Jalali (Iran, 2016, 93 min.). DCP.

Film Still from The Salesman

Film

The Salesman
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
5:00 pm7:05 pm

Directed by Asghar Farhadi (Iran, 2016, 125 min.). DCP.

Film Still from Lantouri

Film

Lantouri
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
7:30 pm9:30 pm

Directed by Reza Dormishian (Iran, 2016, 120 min.). DCP.

Film Still from Starless Dreams

Film

Starless Dreams
Thursday, January 26, 2017
6:00 pm7:20 pm

Documentary directed by Mehrdad Oskouei (Iran, 2016, 76 min.). DCP.

Film Still from Me

Film

Me
Thursday, January 26, 2017
8:00 pm9:35 pm

Directed by Soheil Beiraghi (Iran, 2016, 84 min.). DCP.

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The Boston Festival of Films from Iran is supported by the ILEX Foundation with assistance from Olga Davidson and Niloo Fotouhi.