Tuesday , 22 January 2019


The first annual Iranian Film Festival New York: Jan 10-15, 2019

PayvanNews – 1st IrFFNY presents a selection of acclaimed and award-winning films from one of the world’s most vital and distinguished national cinemas. The festival aims to unite two strands of Iranian moviemaking – the classic art-house Iranian cinema beloved by cinephiles around the world, and new cutting-edge works that showcase the adventurousness and daring nature of younger Iranian directors.

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Yalda Night: A golden opportunity to come together

PayvandNews – For Iranian families and friends, Shab-e Yalda (Yalda Night), has long been a treasured time to come together and celebrate in honor of the longest night of the year! On that graceful night, the winter chill is vanquished and the warmth of love embraces the entire family. Hearts move closer to one another in the company of loved ones on …

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Which countries do Iranians visit the most?

PayvandNews – Which countries did Iranians travel to the most during the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year started on March 21?  Are they mostly the neighbors to the north, west, east and south? Western and European ones? The answer is an amalgam of all of the above, but Iraq holds a greater share than any other …

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Iraq tops Iran’s foreign tourists list

PayvandNews – Some 2 million Iraqi nationals visited Iran during the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21), turning the country into Iran’s largest source of tourists, ISNA reported.

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