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Marc Forster's Brad Pitt starrer "World War Z" is to open the 35th Moscow film festival, which runs June 20-29. Leonid Vereshchagin, producer general of the fest, also unveiled on Saturday in…
Exiled Iranian filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf and his son Maysam debate the personal and political roles of religion in entertaining docu "The Gardener."
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In Mohsen Makhmalbaf's "Scream of the Ants," an couple spends their honeymoon traveling through India while theorizing about God. Their journey through picturesque poverty unfolds in a series of…
After his recent documentary incursions into Afghanistan, Iranian maestro Mohsen Makhmalbaf returns to personal filmmaking with a vengeance in "Sex & Philosophy," a narcissistic tale of a dance…
Samira Makhmalbaf's "At Five in the Afternoon" takes the viewer on a harsh, at times poetic journey into the heart of Afghanistan today, with pic serving as both an impassioned demand for women's…
Shot in the winter of 2001 in the border villages along the Iran-Afghanistan divide, Mohsen Makhmalbaf's "The Afghan Alphabet" is a nonfiction return, post-9/11, to the territory of the director's…
In "Kandahar," Iranian helmer Mohsen Makhmalbaf weaves a strongly themed social film and an exotic, color-drenched poem together in a visually exalting, emotionally horrifying view of Afghanistan…
A powerful statement about the social oppression of women in today's Iran, Marziyeh Meshkini's "The Day I Became a Woman" speaks bluntly about this long-taboo subject, which has been broached by…
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