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The Cinematic and Cultural legacy of Farrokh Ghaffari

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The Cinematic and Cultural legacy of Farrokh Ghaffari

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Cinema Iranica (April 13, 2024) The Cinematic and Cultural legacy of Farrokh Ghaffari. Retrieved from https://cinema.iranicaonline.org/article/farrokh-ghaffari/.
"The Cinematic and Cultural legacy of Farrokh Ghaffari." Cinema Iranica - April 13, 2024, https://cinema.iranicaonline.org/article/farrokh-ghaffari/
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"The Cinematic and Cultural legacy of Farrokh Ghaffari." Cinema Iranica - Accessed April 13, 2024. https://cinema.iranicaonline.org/article/farrokh-ghaffari/

This article investigates the cinematic and cultural legacy of Farrokh Ghaffari and his contribution to the formation of  New Wave cinema in Iran. Ghaffari was a multifaceted figure in the history of Iranian cinema: a leading filmmaker, film historian, film critic, actor, and the visionary founder of Iran’s National Film Archive (Filmkhaneh-ye Melli-ye Iran). He served as the deputy manager of the National Iranian Radio-Television (NIRT) between 1966 and 1978.