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MIFF 2013: Closed Curtain (2013) 0
by / on July 28, 2013 at 10:40 pm / in Festivals, Film, Foreign, Melbourne International Film Festival

MIFF 2013: Closed Curtain (2013)

Following the documentary This Is Not A Film, Closed Curtain marks director Jafar Panahi’s second movie (co-directed by Kambuzia Partovi) since a six year home imprisonment sentence and twenty year ban on film making was imposed on him by the Iranian government.

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Film Review: A Separation (2012) 1
by / on February 28, 2012 at 7:45 am / in Film, Foreign, Oscar contenders

Film Review: A Separation (2012)

From the comfort of a house in a suburb of a major city in a Western nation, Iran can feel like a world away.

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Film Review: This is Not a Film (2010) 1
by / on November 9, 2011 at 8:15 am / in Documentary, Foreign

Film Review: This is Not a Film (2010)

Troubled Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi’s house arrest while awaiting news on a court appeal is documented in This Is Not a Film.

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Rum, Shoes and Iranian news 0
by / on September 8, 2011 at 3:29 pm / in Film

Rum, Shoes and Iranian news

Firstly, the official poster for The Rum Diary has been release. The trailer thankfully looks very promising and stars Johnny Depp as the Hunter S. Thompson-esque character, directed by Withnail and I‘s Bruce Robinson.

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