Docunight Posts

September 2016
August 2016
July 2016

An epic love story of an American and an Iranian gay couple. Alex, a former Peace Corps volunteer, spent a decade living in Iran (1967 – 1977).

June 2016
May 2016

An unfinished story about the Mohammadi family. The father was an enthusiastic and faithful supporter of Mojahedin e Khalq (MEK) for more than 30 years and he encouraged his daughter to join this organization in Iraq when she was 17 years old.

April 2016

Ali’s 90-year-old grandfather always told his family, “A Turkman without a horse is not a Turkman”. Following in the family tradition, Ali trains the sturdy creatures for a grand race in a northern Iranian province.

March 2016

In this one sequence-plan documentary, Mohammad satirically talks about his childhood memories and his strong sixth sense (Molf-e Gand) during the Iran-Iraq war.

February 2016

Over the course of a ten-day visit to Uganda, Abbas Kiarostami uses his camera to capture and caress the faces of a thousand orphans.

January 2016

Since his Internet hit, “Bad Shans” (hard luck), Hamid Said has become one of the most famous black musicians in Iran. He’s traveling by motorbike across the province of Hormozgan, which is situated in the South of the country on the Persian Gulf,

December 2015

After two German tourists stumbled into his hut in nomadic Iran and left having much enjoyed the hospitality, Abbas began an eco-tourism business that a decade later is thriving.