About us

Iranian Youth cinema Society (IYCS) is an independent educational film organization which has been established almost 40 years ago.

The main activity of IYCS is concentrated in 3 fields: educating mainly the youth in the field of cinema in compacted one year film course, producing short films and distribution of produced short films from all over the country.

IYCS also submits a selection of its short film production to the short film festival around the world.

IYCS organizes Tehran International Short Film Festival every year in October (TISFF). It is one of the oldest short film festivals not only in Iran, but also in the region. The festival has been host of international well known festival directors and cineastes from around the world.

Tehran Short Film Festival is a member of International Short Film Conference (ISFC).