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  • Film, Video

    Shah from birth to end. Catalog Record Only

    The life of Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi from his early years to his final departure from Iran and his death in Egypt.

    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video

    Iran: the forgotten glory. Achaemenids & Sassanids (500 B.C.-600 A.D.) / Catalog Record Only

    "Shot in over 60 locations in the province of Fars and 5 years in the making, 'Iran, the forgotten glory,' is the first independent documentary film series taking the audience on a journey into the depths of ancient Persian civilization, capturing the majesty and the splendor of the Achaemenid and Sassanid empires and their influence on world history, religion, art and culture by revealing ...

    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video

    Mūrchah dārah. Catalog Record Only

    Story of two brothers who change into women's clothing to go inside a women's group. Musical traditional dance comedy happened in Qajar dynasty in Iran.

    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video

    Memoirs of Najmi Alavi / Catalog Record Only

    One of a collection of interviews with Iranian political dissidents and emigrés. Interviewees are from the fields of politics and the arts and have backgrounds in a number of different movements and organizations: the Islamic and national movements, labor and peasant movements, as well as leftist, student and women's movements. The experience about which the interviewees speak covers roughly the period from 1930s to ...

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Persepolis / Catalog Record Only

    Marjane Satrapi tells the story of her life in Tehran from ages six to fourteen, years that saw the overthrow of the Shah's regime, the triumph of the Islamic Revolution, and the devastating effects of war with Iraq.

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    Jews of Iran a documentary / Catalog Record Only

    Documentary on the Jewish community in Iran. Interviews with several Iranian Jews reveal the discrimination that the Jewish community has faced as well as the positive aspects of life in Iran.

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Qismathā-yī az vaqāyiʻ-i muhim-i tārīkh-i Īrān. Catalog Record Only

    A compilation of news and other historical footage depicting the Shah's third wedding, the country's celebration at the birth of his son, the crown prince, Reza Pahlavi, and the Shah's 1970 visit to France. Also includes all or part of two separate films: Wedding ceremony of the Shah and Farah Pahlavi, and Iran: a revolution betrayed (BBC, 1983, directed by Ahsan Adib, written & ...

    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video

    Farmān / Catalog Record Only

    In this action adventure, feature film set during the Qajar era and British colonialism in Iran, the province of Fars is the place where foreign colonial governments confront each other. Seyyed (Sa'id Rad) the fighter patriot gets arrested by British agents and rejects their offer to be given the position of governing Boushehr.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Esther's children / Catalog Record Only

    Chronicles the history of Jews in Iran from the "Book of Esther" to 1996, covering various periods in Iran's history, including the Achaemenian, Safavid, Qajar, and Pahlavi dynasties. The final third of the work concentrates on the contemporary state of Iranian Jews, both in Iran, and in exile. Provides a general view of Jewish Iranian life after the Islamic Revolution of 1979. Also includes ...

    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video

    Declassified. Ayatollah Khomeini / Catalog Record Only

    Sources used: copyright material; OCLC database, viewed May 9, 2011; Wikipedia.org WWW site, viewed May 9, 2011.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Memoirs of Mehdi KhanbabaTehrani / Catalog Record Only

    One of a collection of interviews with Iranian political dissidents and emigrés. Interviewees are from the fields of politics and the arts and have backgrounds in a number of different movements and organizations: the Islamic and national movements, labor and peasant movements, as well as leftist, student and women's movements. The experience about which the interviewees speak covers roughly the period from 1930s to ...

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    History undercover. Anatomy of a coup : the CIA in Iran / Catalog Record Only

    Explores the role of the CIA and British Intelligence in the overthrow of the elected Prime Minister of Iran in 1953 and re-installing the Shah to power in an attempt to keep Iran from Soviet influence and maintain the West's control over Iranian oil.

    • Date: 2000