Jafar Panahi

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Review: 'The Circle'

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Dramatizing the terrifying discrimination against women in Iranian society, Jafar Panahi's "The Circle" both fascinates and horrifies with its bold assertions about what it means to be a woman under…

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Review: 'The Mirror'

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On the bus, she silently observes the life around her: an old widow moaning about young people's manners, a young man and woman eyeing each other across the crowd, musicians busking for money. But…