CANNES — Confirming its status as one of the major revelations of year's Cannes Festival, Abdellatif Kechiche's "Blue is the Warmest Color" took the nod Saturday from the Fipresci Intl. Federation…
Like his Oscar-winning "A Separation," Asghar Farhadi's latest is an exquisitely sculpted family melodrama in which the end of a marriage is merely the beginning of something else
ROME -- Iranian state TV on Monday trumpeted the country's first Oscar win, for Asghar Farhadi's "A Separation," as a victory against Israel, which was also competing in the foreign film category.
Asghar Farhadi's family drama "A Separation" rolled through awards season with a string of prizes in the midst of highly tense relations between the United States and Iran.
TEL AVIV -- Israeli audiences are no longer separated from "A Separation."
"A Separation" helmer and scribe Asghar Farhadi was extremely surprised that his film broke through the language barrier and nabbed a nom for original screenplay, as well as a bid for…
Iranian helmer Asghar Farhadi's "A Separation" took the top kudos at the fifth annual Asia-Pacific Screen Awards on the Gold Coast on Thursday night.
"Nader and Simin, a Separation," the first Iranian film to win the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival, is Iran's submission in the foreign-language film race at the 84th Academy Awards.
Poland's biggest film festival, New Horizons -- which has a prize purse worth $95,000 -- will open its 11th edition with Berlin Golden Bear winner "Nader and Simin: A Separation" by Asghar Farhadi.
This impressive drama is Iranian helmer-writer Asghar Farhadi's strongest work yet.
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