Film Publications started to publish FILM INTERNATIONAL in winter of 1992 in order to promote the Iranian cinema at international level and meet the urgent need for an English source on the Iranian film industry.
As an Iranian film quarterly, FILM INTERNATIONAL has taken account of the world cinema as well as the Iranian movies to become the sole English source on the Iranian cinema. Since its publication, it has been enthusiastically received by cultural and academic centers around the world and fans of the Iranian films, who have been provided with the latest news, interviews, reviews and analytical articles on the Iranian cinema. In its 15th year, FILM INTERNATIONAL is still a reliable source for directors of film festivals as well as film distributors.
Film Magazine is a distinguished Iranian film review publication with a rich history spanning over four decades. Led by President and Chief Editor, Pooya MEHRABI, and under the editorial guidance of Massoud MEHRABI, Film Magazine has maintained its position as the most enduring post-revolutionary film magazine in Iran since its establishment in 1981. Published on a monthly basis, it continues to be a significant presence in the Iranian film landscape.
The magazine has had the privilege of featuring contributions from renowned film critics, including luminaries like Abbas KIAROSTAMI and Kiumars POURAHMAD, who have lent their expertise to its pages.
Massoud MٍEHRABI (1954-2020) was an esteemed Iranian journalist, accomplished writer, and accomplished caricaturist. His academic journey led him to study cinema at the Faculty of Dramatic Arts, University of Art, from 1977 to 1982. Beginning his professional career as a journalist in 1970, he wrote prolifically for various newspapers, establishing himself as a respected voice in the field.
Massoud MEHRABI held pivotal roles as the President and Publisher of several esteemed publications, including The Film Monthly magazine (since 1981), The Iranian Cinema Yearbook (since 1993), and The English-language Film International quarterly magazine (since 1993).
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