Sadly, This Slow-Paced Slice of Life Never Overcomes Its Inertia: 'My Tehran for Sale' | 4 Apr 2012 // 5:00 PM
Trying to widen the distribution of foreign films is a worthy objective, but the movies themselves must merit the attention. In this case, Iran's fine cinematic history gets just a little less interesting.
Dialogues in Culture International Film Festival: 'Cirkus Columbia' + 'My Tehran for Sale' | 19 Oct 2011 // 11:25 PM
Interweaving stories that are at once personal and political, historical and topical, comic and tragic, Danis Tanovic's Cirkus Columbia is an apt film to open the Dialogues in Culture International Film Festival, running 20-27 October in New York.