Art and Experience: The Italian Film Week has been postponed to another time by the Art Institute of Iranian Cinema and the Italian Embassy in Iran.

Following the announcement of the Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance, the continuation of the Italian Film Week program in the three cities of Tehran, Shiraz and Kish was postponed to another time. The Italian Film Week began on 20 February and was scheduled to continue until 26 February, but the program is set to be postponed on Sunday, February 23, to a later date.

The Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance issued an announcement on Saturday, February 22, to shut down all arts and cinema programs in venues across the country by the end of this week.