Rahgozar: Feature animation is a novel industry in Iran

Askan Rahgozar believes that persistence in making feature animations results in a thriving in the animation industry in Iran. "Then" he added: "We can expect great things to happen for this industry." Mr. Rahgozar, himself, is one of the pioneers in gaining international success in this field. Rahgozar, director of the animation “Last Fiction” which has been successfully present at Annecy and...

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The Last Fiction, Promising Animated Feature from Iran

Pre-production art from The Last Fiction It’s been a while since I’ve written about animation produced in Iran–specifically, April 2004 when I interviewed director Amir Dehestani–so I was delighted to learn about a young Tehran-based commercial studio Hoorakhsh 7th Sky Studio that is producing work with production values a few notches above other animation I’ve seen from that region’s developing ...

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Watch: Trailer For The Iranian Action-Adventure Film ‘The Last Fiction’

Watch: Trailer For The Iranian Action-Adventure Film ‘The Last Fiction’ While Iranian live-action cinema has achieved vast acclaim throughout the years, the country has yet to produce an animated feature that has made a similar impact on the international scene. That may change soon with multiple animated features currently in production and rapidly rising production standards. Among the films t...

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2D Animation From Iran at Cannes Film Market

Iranian 2D feature animation ‘The Last Fiction’ will be presented in the Cannes Film Market at Cannes Film Festival, May 11-22. A production of Hoorakhsh Studios, the animation is among the four projects, all intheir production phase, which will be introduced in the market by the Annecy International Animation Film Festival, Mehr News Agency reported. Written and directed by Ashkan Rahgozar and ...

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Iranian animation invited to Cannes Film Festival

Tehran, May 1, IRNA- Annecy International Animated Film Festival invited Iranian animation for the first time. Iranian animation together with some top animations of the world is supposed to be presented to international distributors and producers. 'The Last Fiction' is sechduled to be ready next year. Annecy International Animated Film Festival selected 'The Last Fiction' as one of the six top...

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the last fiction "Annecy selected project"

After defeating the Nether world, the king of Persis, decides to destroy the Devil. He leaves the power to Prince Zahak. The Evil reappear in Zahak’s soul. Kaveh, a blacksmith, leads a revolt. Will the eternal battle between darkness and light end ? source : http://www.annecy.org/about/archives/2013/creative-focus-2013/2013-selected-projects/project-index:proj-20137226...

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