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Asghar Farhadi

  1. cannes 2021
    Which of These Cannes Movies Is the ‘Next Uncut Gems’?A new film-festival tradition: crowning the heir to Howard Ratner.
  2. cannes 2018
    Cannes 2018 Lineup: Silver Lake, Spike Lee, and New GodardSolo: A Star Wars Story will screen out of competition.
  3. oscars 2018
    Last Men in Aleppo Team Collecting After-party Invites to Beat Travel BanThe team behind the Oscar-nominated doc want to prove they have a business need to travel to Hollywood for the ceremony and after-parties.
  4. State Department Tweeted, Then Deleted, Congrats to Asghar Farhadi for OscarThe Iranian director won Best Foreign-Language Film, but skipped the ceremony in protest of Trump’s travel ban.
  5. oscars 2017
    Iranian Director Asghar Farhadi Renounces Exclusionary Politics After Oscar Win“Dividing the world into the “us” and “our enemies” categories creates fear.”
  6. political moments
    Jodie Foster, Michael J. Fox Get Political at UTA RallyIncluding bon mots and rallying cries from Keegan-Michael Key, Wilmer Valderrama, and more.
  7. let’s get political
    Best Foreign Film Directors Band Together Against ‘Fanaticism and Nationalism’“We want this award to stand as a symbol of the unity between nations and the freedom of the arts.”
  8. movie review
    Movie Review: Farhadi’s The Salesman Is GrippingIt’s another of the director’s analytical but deeply empathetic films about modern Iranian society.
  9. international relations
    Director Asghar Farhadi Won’t Go to Oscars“It now seems that the possibility of this presence is being accompanied by ifs and buts which are in no way acceptable to me even if exceptions were to be made for my trip”
  10. award season
    The Academy Criticizes Trump’s ‘Extremely Troubling’ Muslim BanIranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi will likely be unable to attend the ceremony next month.
  11. international relations
    Muslim Ban Bars Iranian Director From OscarsAsghar Farhadi directed The Salesman.
  12. oscars 2017
    Oscar Winner Asghar Farhadi Is BackHis latest film, The Salesman, mines a bygone American classic Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman.
  13. movie review
    Movie Review: Asghar Farhadi’s About EllyThe 2009 film from the director of A Separation.
  14. movie review
    Edelstein on The Past: A Dour Demonstration of Mixed ConnectionsIn the second half, it’s as if the director became too depressed by his own cynicism to keep the drama humming.
  15. trailer mix
    The Past Trailer: Get in My Belly, Best Foreign Language OscarFrom the director of A Separation.