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Reza Haeri



Filmmaker and curator, based in Tehran. He won the Grand Prize at ‘Cinema Verité – Iran International Film Festival‘, for his documentary Final Fitting in 2009. The following year, he received the Grand Prize and Best Documentary Prize from ‘Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival‘, for his film All Restrictions End. This documentary was shown at more than twenty film festivals, including IDFA and Berlinale. In 2013 Reza Haeri was the guest-editor of The Dialogue Quarterly (Goftogu), on the topic Cinema and History. He founded ‘Tehran Cine Club‘ during 2005 - 2009 and ‘Tehran Documentary Forum‘ in 2014. He was also participating as a guest writer for the dOCUMENTA (13). In September 2015 Reza Haeri curated a Retrospective of Harun Farocki in Tehran.

With these Hands, 38’, 2015
All Restrictions End, 40’, 2010
Final Fitting, 33’, 2009
Saint Internet , 30’ , 2005
Unfinished Report, 42’, 1998


Final Fitting

Prove Akhar (Orig.) / 2009 / Iran / 33 min

A documentary about islamic clergy fashion in Iran.





“My work has two strands: the first one deals with direct political images of violence, aggression and protest, mostly in Israeli-Palestinian context. It’s critique of news media, researching the complex, both realistic and surrealistic aspects of these images. The second strand of videos is more abstract and universal, dealing with cognitive, environmental and existential issues,” says the director about his works.

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- 16.1.2017 -

Charter 77

Charter 77

We commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Charter 77 by presenting documentary profiles of the signatories to this important initiative of anti-communist resistance. Learn more about the context of this historical event by means of an authentic film experience.

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- 10.1.2017 -

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

A bonus subscription to DAFilms.com is a present you will never get tired of thanks to its diversity. You can get it for your close ones or just for yourself.

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