Abbas Kiarostami's 24 Frames finds an unlikely admirer in a deaf cat as Twitterati recount their own pet stories
In a Twitter thread penned down by writer Bilge Ebiri, he writes about how his deaf cat Vixen is drawn to Abbas Kiarostami's final work 24 frames.
Abbas Kiarostami won a Palme d'Or for his film Taste of Cherry at the 1997 Cannes Film Festival
Abbas Kiarostami, the Iranian film-maker who passed away from cancer a few days ago, was not only Iran’s best-known film-maker but will be remembered for having changed the face of art-house cinema, especially in the ‘Third World’.
Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami, whose 1997 filmTaste of Cherry won the prestigious Palme d'Or, died Monday. He was 76.
Love in world cinema is shown very differently than in Hollywood or Bollywood, here's how romance works in Kiarostami, Rohmer and Linklater’s films