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On Jafar Panahi’s The Circle, which, in a small way, sparked the creation of Super Deluxe
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On Jafar Panahi’s The Circle, which, in a small way, sparked the creation of Super Deluxe

The Circle, the 2000 Iranian film, helped Super Deluxe director Thiagarajan Kumararaja get over the 'what should I make next?' question

Abbas Kiarostami's 24 Frames finds an unlikely admirer in a deaf cat as Twitterati recount their own pet stories
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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.

Cannes 2017: The Un Certain Regard prize goes to Iranian director Mohammad Rasoulof
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Cannes 2017: The Un Certain Regard prize goes to Iranian director Mohammad Rasoulof

Mohammad Rasoulof wonthe Un Certain Regard prize at Cannes for A Man of Integrity (Lerd) about a man working on a goldfish farm in northern Iran who becomes snagged in corrupt ties between the local leaders and businessmen.

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’.

Oscars 2012: A Separation from Iran wins best foreign film
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Oscars 2012: A Separation from Iran wins best foreign film

The Iranian domestic drama A Separation has won the best foreign language film at the Academy Awards.