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Trapped in a Car Driving Through the Desert with Abbas Kiarostami’s 'A Taste of Cherry'
3 Dec 2013 // 9:30 PM
As civil liberties were absorbed by the religious state and exacting codes of conduct were implemented with brutal force in Iran, Kiarostami used his canvas to show hope to his countrymen.
9 Sep 2007 // 5:42 PM
In Offside, both the men and the women are captives, prisoners of what the film presents as an outdated, archaic mindset.
23 Mar 2007 // 12:30 AM
Jafar Panahi's Offside uses handheld mobile framing and non-professional actors to create a natural-seeming rhythm, immersing you in multiple experiences, introducing a number of characters all connected by events, desires, and circumstances.
Hollywood shows support for banned Iranian filmmakers
17 Jan 2011 // 12:12 AM
LOS ANGELES — White may be making a comeback on the red carpet this award season, if Oscar-winning director Paul Haggis has anything to say about