Creativity compromised in confined filmmaker's latest work.
BERLIN FILM FESTIVAL: Let’s be honest: the predicament confronting Jafar Panahi—the Iranian filmmaker, regarded as one of the greatest of his generation, who has been banned from working for 20 years by the Iranian government and confined to a...
Docos focus on uprisings in Tunisia, Egypt and Iran.
The ninth annual International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights (FIFDH) began last Friday in Geneva with a symbolically empty seat for one member of the jury: Iranian film director Jafar Panahi. Festival organisers extended an invit...