Rare photos of persian artists before revolution

Before the 1979 revolution, the clerics in homelnd rejected cinema, or at best ignored it. Films were among the forms of art considered forbidden and for many pious families going to the cinema was tantamount to committing a sin. The main reason for this was that cinematic representations of women and love upset the delicate dualism which had long attended these topics in persian culture.


  1. شایع بود یکی از زنان دربار کُشته مرده ی جبلی بود.

  2. عکس شماره 9 ـ جهان پهلوان غلامرضا تختی ، تیمسار ایزد پناه و قهرمان دییگر کشتی عباس زندی را نشان میدهد
    از مرگ تختی در سال 1346 پنجاه سال گذشت یادش همیشه گرامی ست.