Ammar to Display Film on Organ Trafficking in Israel
'Mitzvah' by Witold Gadowski and Maciej Grabysa
TEHRAN (AIPFF) - Iran’s APFF has planned to screen the ‘Mitzvah’ by Witold Gadowski and Maciej Grabysa which focuses on human organ trafficking organized by the Zionist regime for stealing organs from the bodies of Palestinians and other nationals.
AIPFF is Need for Modern World
Director of the film "Path to Gaza":
TEHRAN (AIPFF) - Majid Khabazan believes that 1st AIPFF's agenda is a missing piece in the world's film industry and the festival is what the world needs most now that most mainstream festivals fail to shed enough light on productions by independent filmmakers.
AIPFF, Unparalleled Chance for Alternative Media
An Article By Mohammad Reza Mohammad Nejat
TEHRAN (AIPFF) - The international section of Ammar Popular Film Festival (AIPFF) should be in practice concerned with the issue of popularity, as its name denotes, as much as it cares about international relations so that it can fill the vast gap.
Ammar Nurtures Young Talents
Merlin Miller, American Filmmaker:
TEHRAN (AIPFF) - Miller underlined the significance of independent movie makers on distribution of the truth among the general public, and lauded APFF for its initiative to cover productions by young talent and independent filmmakers in its international section.
“Look behind the Canvas” Displayed at AIPFF
TEHRAN (APFF) - 1st AIPFF displayed “Look behind the Canvas” which tells the stories of two women whose family lives have almost been ruined after their beloved men were taken into custody by unknown security guards with uniform in the ‘occupied’ city of Kashmir.
APFF Debuts ‘Options on the Table’ Song by Hamed Zamani
TEHRAN (AIPFF) - Hamed Zamani released his latest song entitled as the 'Options on the Table' at the opening ceremony of the 4th national Ammar Popular Film Festival (APFF).
Families of Martyrs Kick off APFF 2014
In Palestine Theater
TEHRAN (AIPFF) - An opening ceremony was held here in Tehran on Friday evening in the presence of a number of prominent cinematic and cultural figures as well as families of the martyrs of the Sacred Defense and the nuclear technology to start the 4th APFF and 1st AIPFF.
Foreign Filmmaker Submit over 500 Films to AIPFF
TEHRAN (AIPFF) - Secretary of the 1st Ammar Int'l Popular Film Festival says over 500 documentaries on various topics have been so far submitted to the secretariat of the festival.
Butcher Angels being displayed at APFF
TEHRAN (AIPFF) - Soheil Salimi’s documentary about American forces in Afghanistan is presented at the 1st Ammar Int'l Popular Film Festival.
“444 Days” being Displayed at APFF
TEHRAN (AIPFF) - Director of the'444 Days' says his film unfolds untold stories about the capture of American embassy in Tehran by Iranian students. The film is being displayed in over 500 theaters in Iran.
Doc on Former BBC Whistle-blower to be submitted
TEHRAN (AIPFF) - A documentary based on the life and works of former BBC Panorama presenter Alan Hart will be sent to the secretariat of the 1st Ammar Int'l Popular Film Festival if readied by the time the gala kicks off in Iran.
Action Documentary on Syrian Crisis Submitted to APFF
TEHRAN (AIPFF) - An action documentary by Iranian filmmaker Mohsen Eslamzadeh is submitted to the secretariat of the 1st Ammar Int'l Popular Film Festival.
Palestine Hosted Screening AIPFF
Palestinian Youth Minister Says Ammar Revives Resistance Art
Palestine (AIPFF) - The Palestinian Minister of Youth and Sport said Ammar Popular Film Festival plays an important part in the field of resistance.
Arbitration and Selection Committee
Izadi is a professor at the Faculty of World Studies and the Faculty of Law and Political Sciences, University of Tehran. He is a PhD graduate of mass communications of the Louisiana State University.
DarayBandari is an author, translator, and a graduate in Islamic History of the University of California, Berkeley. He has recently focused his researches and studies on Islam and Shia studies
Zibakalam graduated from Bradford University in peace studies and got his PhD in philosophy from the University of Leeds, the UK. He is a professor and researcher and master of University of Tehran.
Talebzadeh is a producer, TV presenter, moviemaker, and journalist. He got his BA in English Literature of Randolph–Macon College and has an MA in Film Directing of the University of Colombia.
Valentino’s Ghost (2012)
This documentary got the Tablet of Honor in the 1st Ammar Int'l Popular Film Festival
The Stones Cry out (2013)
The Stones Cry out Which is the Story of the Palestinian Christain got the Special Award of the 1st Ammar Int'l Popular Film Festival.
The Unclear Truth (2011)
Golden Lantern of the 1st Ammar Int'l Popular Film Festival
Plunder: The Crime of Our Time (2009)
Golden Lantern of 1st Ammar Int'l Popular Film Festival
The Money Lobby (2013)
Tablets of Honor of the 1st Ammar Popular Film Festival
A Path to Gaza Prison Camp (2013)
The Golden Lantern of the 1st Ammar Popular Film Festival