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Review: 'Facing Mirrors'

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Iranian femme director Negar Azarbeyjani's first feature, "Facing Mirrors," presents two women poles apart in class and beliefs -- one a naive traditionalist forced by circumstances to support her…

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Review: 'Offside'

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Teenage girls, all ardent soccer fans, masquerade as boys to crash the Iran-Bahrain game at Tehran stadium in the hilariously offbeat "Offside." In his most accessible and spontaneous picture…

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Review: 'Offsides'

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Strongly voiced social concerns underlie a tale of a Quito teenager drifting out of school and into bad company in "Offsides," a rare feature film from Ecuador. Debuting director Victor Arregui takes…