With hipsters and Oliver Stone in attendance, the Fajr International Film Festival reflects a changing, more self-confident society in Iran.
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The owners of the Ag Galerie didn’t want to risk traveling to the United States, or having art held up in customs.
This documentary, by Mehrdad Oskouei, depicts a female juvenile detention center in Tehran that offers a benign contrast to its residents’ outside lives.
The museum authority in Berlin said no export permits for the works, from the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, were signed; but the door is still open.
Almost overnight nearly all billboards in the city were converted from advertisements to copies of famous artworks, including many by prominent Western artists.