The first Tehran International Silent Film Festival presents its Film Week event, with the assistance of the Cinematek department of The Museum of Modern Art. Presenters of the event welcome people in three separate screenings daily Sunday April 10th to Thursday April 14th of 2016. In the interest of exposing the audience to silent filmmaking in the history of cinema, the secretary of Tehran International Silent Film Festival holds an event for screening the brilliant silent films of cinema history, a week before the screenings of the ed films of the national and international sections. The focus of these screenings would be on the films of Victor Sjöström. In addition, silent works of filmmakers such as Yasujiro Ozu, Fritz Lang, Mauritz Stiller, Carl Theodor Dreyer, Robert Wiene, Karl Heinz Martin, and short avant garde and experimental films will be presented.