Persian Magic
Art Group

   

  • The Ancient Empires (2017)

  • Documentary/History
  • Production Company
  • Red Dog Collective (Australia)
  • Production Services (Iran)
  • Persian Magic Art Group
  • Production Manager (Iran)
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • A documentary film about the ancient empires, directed by the Australian filmmaker Jared Vincent which filmed in four countries: Greece, Italy, UK and Iran.

  • We are happy to provide all production services in Iran for this project, including obtaining the proper entry Visas, obtaining all necessary shoot permits for ground and aerial filming and also providing local cast and crew.

  • On November 5, 2017 the film was successfully premiered in a large theater in Sydney, Australia.


  • The Hunting Day (2017)

  • Pre-Production
  • Short/Action/Adventure - 30 min
  • Production Company
  • Persian Magic Art Group
  • Writer, Director
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • When a ranger encounters three illegal hunters inside a wildlife protection area, he does everything he can to stop them from killing innocent animals.

  • The project is in the pre-production phase and filming will take place in real locations.


  • The Comet (2017)

  • TV Series/Short - 45 min
  • Production Company
  • Persian Magic Art Group
  • Executive Producer
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • Director
  • Milad Khaleghi-Manesh
  • 15 short films, 3 minutes each, in different genres and styles, dealing with various cultural/social issues. The films broadcasted from Iran's National TV (Channel 4) during May and June 2017.

  • We also made a music video for the opening sequence of this TV Series.


  • Train Station (2017)

  • Crime/Drama - 95 min
  • Production Company
  • CollabFeature (USA)
  • Co-Writer, Co-Director
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • When a mysterious train accident makes a man change his plans, he is confronted with a series of choices. Each decision he makes, leads to a different scenario... each one filmed by a different director.

    Filmed in 25 countries, the film is the second product of CollabFeature, the international group of independent filmmakers, in which Hesam Dehghani (besides working as a co-director) is a Lead Producer and Group Captain.

    "Train Station" has been selected by over a dozen film festivals around the globe and won many awards, including The Best Feature Film in Los Angeles Diversity Film Festival.

    WATCH THE TRAILER

    And now you can now watch the movie online:

    Amazon USA        Amazon UK        Amazon DE        Amazon JP

    Video-on-Demand (Worldwide)

    Upcoming Screenings


  • IRU's eTIR Movie Project (2016)

  • Documentary - 30 min
  • Production Company
  • IRU (Switzerland)
  • Director (Iran Segment)
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • We filmed parts of this documentary film for IRU (International Road transportation Union, based in Switzerland). The shootings was done during 3 weeks in Tehran and Bazargan (a city right on the Iran-Turkey) border.

    The film is about IRU's new tracking and checking online system, which was installed for the first time in Iranian and Turkish customs offices. We filmed in various locations in both cities to show facilitation of the new system for officers, truck drivers, transportation companies, customs offices. The film also included many interviews with very high ranked managers.

    We managed all Pre-Production tasks and filmed all the necessary scenes in both cities and then sent all the footage to the Post Production company in Istanbul, Turkey.


  • Five Senses of Art (2015)

  • Documentary - 21 min
  • Production Company
  • Persian Magic Art Group
  • Writer/Director
  • Hesam Dehghani

Tagline: Feel The Art

  • Synopsis: The film goes on a picturesque journey across Iran and searches for people who are using their five senses for creating art.


    From a small village in the very northern part of Iran to a southern island, the film takes us to seven different cities and shows the unique use of each human sense to creating “things”, that are beyond our basic needs.

    This short documentary is divided into five segments: Smell, Taste, Sound, Touch and Sight; and depicts the art blended with culture, religion, beliefs and traditions of Iranian people.

    The film had its premiere November 2015 in Moab International Film Festival (Utah, USA) and after that it was selected by various festivals around the world. For the information regarding its screenings around the world, please check this LINK or the imdb page.


  • Elsevier (2015)

  • Documentary - 30 min
  • Production Company
  • Marco Klein + Partners (Netherlands)
  • Director (Iran Segment)
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • We shot the interview with one of Iranian scientists for this famous Dutch company based on their storyboard and other technical details. Our team also did the fixing and received the shooting permits.

  • A Letter of Recommendation is available at the link below:


  • A Billion To One (2015-2017) (Filming)

  • Episodic TV Series, Drama/Crime/Comedy - 12x45 min
  • Production Company
  • CollabFeature (USA)
  • Lead Producer
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • An international TV series that centers around an old billionaire at the end of his life who has no heir. He decides to leave his fortune to the person who deserves his wealth. But who in the world is the most deserving one?

  • We are producing this unique TV series with collaboration of hundreds of filmmakers from all around the globe.

  • Now you can watch the film on Amazon, YouTube and Facebook.


  • Tehran Football Club (2014)

  • Documentary - 26 min
  • Production Company
  • Francois Du Chatenet Films and Photos (France)
  • Local Production Manager
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • We are proud to be a part of this interesting project and cooperating with one of the most professional cinematographers in the world, Mr. Du Chatenet, by providing shooting permits, location scouting, translation, crew and transportation services.

  • We completed all outdoor shootings (10 different locations) in 3 days and we learned many things from fantastic Mr. Du Chatenet.

  • A letter of recommendation is available at the link below:


  • On the Road to Rio (2014)

  • Episodic (Documentary, Fiction, Video Clip) - 60 min
  • Production Company
  • Circus Publicis (Mauritius)
  • Director
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • This film includes 32 short films from 32 countries participating in the FIFA World Cup 2014, produced by one of the most reputable award-wining companies in east Africa.

  • We are proud to be chosen to represent Iran in this exciting project. Filming from north to south, we produced a 100 seconds video clip with the soccer ball as the main character!


  • Softwaring Hard (2014)

  • Documentary - 90 min
  • Production Company
  • Porcovete Pictures (Canada)
  • Director
  • Alex Pop
  • Second Unit Director
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • A documentary about the world of software makers. The purpose of this film is to help people from outside the industry to get a glimpse of what the industry is really about and for the people inside the industry to get some kind of feedback about how other people perceive the things they do to create a software.

    Users and software makers from 11 countries in 6 continents express their ideas and we filmed 4 interviews and parts of this film in Iran.


  • Dagang: Persian Carpet (2013)

  • Episodic Documentary TV Series - 11x60 min
  • Production Company
  • MediaCorp and GridMedia Pte Ltd (Singapore)
  • Creative Director
  • Khairudin Samsudin
  • Production Manager
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • A series that highlights Singapore's trading history as early as 19th century to early 20th century. One episode is about the famous Persian Handmade Carpets.

    Our Services: Production Research, Location Scouting, , Fixing, Press Visa, Filming Permits


  • Expensive Eats: Red Saffron (2013)

  • Episodic Documentary TV Series - 8x30 min
  • Production Company
  • Filmat36 Pte Ltd (Singapore)
  • Producer
  • Kathy Lee
  • Production Manager
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • An episodic TV show about the most luxurious foods on earth in which one episode is about Iran's Red Saffron.

    Our Services: Production Research, Location Scouting, Fixing


  • The Last Breath (2012)

  • Short Promo, Drama - 4 min
  • Production Company
  • Neelos Productions (USA)
  • Producer
  • Wajahat A. Abbasi
  • Writer / Director
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • A short promo (for a feature length movie) about a teen boy living in Tehran who faces many problems when he comes out to his family and friends....

    We shoot, edited and sent this short film to the producer based on the guidelines. All crew members including actors are members of Persian Magic.


  • Stock Footage: Tehran & Thailand (2012)

  • Stock Footage
  • Production Company
  • Orbit Creative (Canada)
  • Owner
  • Robert Howard
  • Producer
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • Producing stock footage based on guidelines and storyboards, we filmed all the necessary shots in Tehran (Iran) and Pattaya (Thailand) for this Orbit Creative based in Canada.


  • The Island of the Seven Wonders (2012)

  • Documentary Short - 18 min
  • Production Company
  • Qeshm Free Zone Organization
  • Producer
  • Mehdi Ebadi
  • Director
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • A documentary about natural, geological, historical and wildlife beauties of Qeshm, the biggest island in Persian Gulf.


  • Pirates of the Indian Ocean (2012)

  • Documentary Short - 35 min
  • Production Company
  • IRIB.Ch1
  • Writer, Director, Producer
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • The story of fishermen who became pirates in Somalia. Captain Asgharzadeh, whose gigantic oil tanker ship was attacked by pirates recounts the story of that night.


  • Stuxnet: Cyberwar (2011)

  • Documentary Short - 33 min
  • Production Company
  • IRIB.Ch1
  • Writer, Director, Producer
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • Documentary about Stuxnet, the most intelligent computer virus, that attacked to many power plants around the world in 2010. Experts from Iran, Germany and Spain (including Luis Corrons, technical manager of Panda Antivirus) talk about this virus and the future of computer malware.


  • You Have Won 9 Million Dollars! (2011)

  • Documentary Short - 37 min
  • Production Company
  • IRIB.Ch3
  • Writer, Director, Producer
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • Documentary about internet scams and emails that claim we have won millions of dollars on online lotteries. We responded to a real email, communicated with scammers and played with them to see how they work.


  • One Damn Degree (2010)

  • Thriller/Drama - 18 min
  • Production Company
  • Persian Magic Art Group
  • Worldwide Distributor
  • Oracle Releasing (USA)
  • Writer, Director
  • Hesam Dehghani
  • Kiana is a 15 year old school girl. She is shocked when she realizes that her best friend, Sara, has another identity. Kiana is now forced to do a job that she had never imagined even in her worst nightmares.

  • This short film was screened in many festivals around the world and was purchased by a Hollywood based company.


OTHER PROJECTS  
 

2017 - Web-based Teaser for KarAfarin Institue's Nazr-e Eshteghal, 2 min
2016 - Short Documentary for Hormuz Island, 15 min
2016 - Smoking Picture Warning Advertisement Research for W.H.O. (World Health Organization)
2016 - Music Video: "Ghatreh Daryast" (Drop Is The Sea) for Iran National TV, 2 min
2015 - TV Teaser: "The Tale Of Love International Mobile Film Festival", 1 min
2015 - Teaser: "The 7th Construction Engineering Organization Elections: Kerman", 2 min
2015
- Seven episodes of "Islamic Art" documentary TV Show: For Icon Studios (Egypt), 28 min [Contract]
2014 - Educational DVDs: "0 to 100 of the Internet Business by Mohsen Arjang", 180 min [Teaser]
2014 - Advertising Documentary Film: For Dolphin Seir Travel Agency, 17 min [Teaser]
2012 - Music Video: "Deldadeh" by Shahrokh Razaghi, 4 min
2011 - Short Documentary: FOREX, 38 min [Teaser]
2007 - Multimedia Educational CD: Learn 10 Methods to Make Animation Films
2006 - Coverage: The 4th Student Music Festival at IUST, 110 min
2005 - Short Animation: I'm Bigger Than... (Comedy), 4 min
2004 - Short Film: Hypnotism (Thriller/Drama), 27 min
2002 - Animation: For System Group Company's tutorial CDs, 30 seconds
2002 - Short Film: Virtual World (Sci-Fi), 14 min
2001 - Short Film: Last Night on the Earth (Sci-Fi), 27 min
2001 - Coverage & Video Clip: The Award Ceremony of the 20th Fajr Theater National Festival - Student Section, 9 min
2001 - Short Animation: An Skeleton in Black (Thriller/Comedy), 7 min
2000 - Short Film: Conjure (Thriller/Drama), 14 min
1999 - Short Film: The Incredible Story of the Computer Campus (Sci-Fi/Comedy), 39 min
1998 - Coverage: The Opening Ceremony of The First Iranian Solar House (at IUST in affiliation with UNESCO)
1998 - Coverage and Video Clip: The 2nd National Conference of the Iranian Informatics Companies (at IUST)