Iranian Filmmakers

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Golden Bear winner Mohammad Rasoulof sentenced to jail after authorities find his work 'propaganda against system'
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Golden Bear winner Mohammad Rasoulof sentenced to jail after authorities find his work 'propaganda against system'

Mohammad Rasoulof’s sentence arose from three films that Iran’s authorities found to be “propaganda against the system”

Amid Mohammad Rasoulof's Berlinale win for There Is No Evil, revisiting his 2009 tour de force, The White Meadows
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Amid Mohammad Rasoulof's Berlinale win for There Is No Evil, revisiting his 2009 tour de force, The White Meadows

Mohammad Rasoulof’s concern with portraying normal people who carry out everyday chores for authoritarian societies goes back to his 2009 film The White Meadows — a powerful work which established the acclaimed filmmaker as a strident and unique voice in Iranian cinema.

Shahid Kapoor's brother Ishaan Khattar begins shooting for Iranian director Majid Majidi's film
Bollywood

Shahid Kapoor's brother Ishaan Khattar begins shooting for Iranian director Majid Majidi's film

Ishaan Khattar will play the brother in Majid Majidi's film. The sister's role might be played by Shahid Kapoor's Padmavati co-star Deepika Padukone

Abbas Kiarostami: How the Iranian auteur invented a new film-making idiom
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Abbas Kiarostami: How the Iranian auteur invented a new film-making idiom

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’.