Kiumars Pourahmad in the picture frame

It is characterized by new concepts of artistic expression through cinematic techniques, such as the psychological realist approach of Iranian neorealism, but it also incorporates elements of Eastern art cinema and Western film noir.It is considered a turning point in homeland’s cinema, because of its controversial topics, innovative techniques, and showing various aspects of life and modernity in the 1960s.The era was marked by a feeling of political and social freedom among the youths of homeland and their bold criticism of dominant ideologies.