Cinema of the world

No Bears

Director : Jafar Panahi
Country : Iran
Language : Persian, Azerbaijani, Turkish
Duration : 107 minutes
Year : 2022
Cinema of the world


Two parallel love stories in which the partners are thwarted by hidden, inevitable obstacles, the force of superstition, and the mechanics of power.

Jafar Panahi


Jafar Panâhi (Persian: جعفر پناهی, [d͡ʒæˈfæɾ pæˈnɒːhiː]; born 11 July 1960) is an Iranian film director, screenwriter, and film editor, commonly associated with the Iranian New Wave film movement. After several years of making short films and working as an assistant director for fellow Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami, Panahi achieved international recognition with his feature film debut, The White Balloon (1995).


– Jafar Panahi
– Naser Hashemi
– Vahid Mobasheri


– Director: Jafar Panahi
– Producer: Jafar Panahi
– Editor: Amir Etminan
– Writer: Jafar Panahi
– Dop: Amin Jafri

Awards and Nominations

Winner – Chicago International
Film Festival 2022 (Award for Cinematic Bravery)
Winner- Oslo Films from the South Festival 2022 (Best Feature)
Winner – Venice Film Festival 2022
(Special Jury Prize)