Fajr unveils Iranian lineup for Classics Preserved
Art and Experience: Restored versions of five Iranian films from the 1980s will go on screen in the Preserved Classics section during the 37th Fajr International Film Festival, the organizers announced on Thursday.
“The Runner” by Amir Naderi (1984), “Talisman” by Dariush Farhang (1986) and “Cold Roads” by Masud Jafari-Jozani (1986) are among the films.
The lineup also includes “The Scout” by Ebrahim Hatamikia (1988) and “The Last Act” (1989) by Varuj Karim-Masihi.
The films have been restored in collaboration with the National Film Archive of Iran and the Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA).
A lineup of classic hits from world cinema will also be screened in Restored Classics. The lineup will be announced in the near future.
The 37th Fajr International Film Festival will be held in Tehran from April 18 to 26.
Source: Tehran Times