Movies are great. They make you laugh, make you cry, and make you feel every feeling in between. They can teach you about people you don’t know, people you do know, and even help you better understand yourself. They are created by some of the most brilliant artistic minds, and often star the most beautiful people, our species has produced. They are glamorous, exciting, and important. All of this is what makes the prospect of attending a film festival so alluring. The Fajr Film Festival is an incredibly well-known event held in Iran every year on the anniversary of the Iranian revolution. The festival, started in 1982, under the supervision of the Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance in Iran. The Fajr International Film Festival is the most important Iranian cinema festival, which has been held in Tehran since the middle of February each year. So far, thirty-five courses have been held at the Fajr International Film Festival and the thirty-sixth Fajr Film Festival is holding in February 2018. The title of "Simorgh" from the seventh festival period was seriously raised, which has continued until today and given to the best film, best director, best actor and so on. Now "Honorary Diploma" is another award for the Fajr Film Festival. Also, Fajr International Theater Festival is another important festivals in Iran, which is held every year in the Fajr decade from 1-23 April. The festival is often competitive, with a variety of sections, such as the stage show, the international section, the radio show section, and the street show. Going to the Fajr Film and Theater Festivals allow us to bury ourselves in movies and setting, a process that could always brought our lives so much meaning.
|Fajr International Film Festival in Iran, Tehran|