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…
Muhammad Rasoulof Jail Sentence
Mohammad Rasoulof's slow-burning, clandestinely made fifth feature is a brave, challenging look at Iran's feared security apparatus.
A young female lawyer barred from practicing decides to leave Iran no matter what the cost in writer-director Mohammad Rasoulof's slow-burning realist drama "Goodbye."
More than a year after it was first tipped to play the Croisette, ''The Tree of Life,'' Terrence Malick's epic meditation on childhood and the cosmos, won the Palme d'Or from the jury of the 64th…
Despite a festive, upbeat mood that was boosted by the international premiere of "True Grit," the 61st Berlin Film Festival got off to a sobering start on Thursday as fest topper Dieter Kosslick and…
International film community rallies to support directors Jafar Panahi and Mohammad Rasoulof.
Dissident Iranian director Jafar Panahi, who has been denied permission by authorities to travel to the Venice Film Festival, has not lost all faith in his future as a filmmaker in his country, he…
An Iranian paradox: Officially, many things are not permitted, yet with Persian ingenuity, almost everything is possible.