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  1. Films in the running for the top prize at CannesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | Manila Bulletin

    ... Javier Bardem. While Farhadi, 45, won an Oscar and the Golden Bear at Berlin for his 2011 breakthrough film, "A Separation", he is yet to take home the coveted French prize. - BlacKkKlansman - US director and activist Spike Lee's drama is based on ...

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  2. Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem film to open Cannes film festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Manila Bulletin

    ... festival's top prize. While Farhadi won an Oscar and the Golden Bear at Berlin for his 2011 breakthrough film, "A Separation", he has never taken the Palme d'Or, although two of his later films - "The Past" (2013) and "The Salesman" (2016) - won ...

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  3. Asghar Farhadi's Everybody Knows to open Cannes Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | South China Morning Post

    ... festival's top prize. While Farhadi won an Oscar and the Golden Bear at Berlin for his 2011 breakthrough film, A Separation , he has never taken home the Palme d'Or, although two of his later films - The Past (2013) and The Salesman (2016) - won ...

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  4. First Trailer for Farhadi's 'Everybody Knows' Starring Bardem & CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Firstshowing.net

    ... Farhadi , director of the films Dancing in the Dust , Beautiful City , Fireworks Wednesday , About Elly , A Separation , The Past , and The Salesman previously. This will premiere as the opening night film at the Cannes Film Festival this May. No ...

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  5. Penelope Cruz And Javier Bardem Movie To Open CannesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 5 | WENN Blog

    ... auteur with an attractive, glamorous cast. Farhadi is a revered writer and director, with his previous films A Separation and The Salesman both winning Oscars. The latter also competed at the French festival in 2016. Everybody Knows, or Todos Lo ...

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  6. Watch Penelope Cruz, Javier Bardem & Ricardo Darin In First...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Deadline

    ... a series of unexpected events brings a number of secrets out into public. Two-time Oscar winner Farhadi's ( A Separation ) movie is only the second Spanish-language film to open Cannes following Pedro Almodovar's Bad Education in 2004. Farhadi's The ...

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  7. Iranian Director Farhadi's Film To Open Cannes FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Weekday Magazine

    ... r husband and children. Farhadi, 45, is one Iran's most renowned directors. Two of his movies, The Salesman and A Separation won Oscars for best foreign-language films.

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  8. Asghar Farhadi's film starring Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz to open Cannes Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | DNA India

    ... their lives. This is the eighth feature film by the Iranian director, who is best known for Oscar-winning films A Separation and The Salesman . The 71st Festival de Cannes will be held from May 8-19. The Competition Jury will be headed by Cate ...

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  9. Cannes Sets Asghar Farhadi's 'Everybody Knows' With Bardem & Cruz As Opening FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Deadline

    ... lot of heat since wrapping production in Spain. Farhadi has won two Academy Awards for foreign-language dramas A Separation and The Salesman , the latter which he played in competition in Cannes. Running May 8-19, the fest is kicking off earlier ...

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  10. A SeparationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... 13 reviews by Roger Ebert chosen for the front page today to mark the anniversary of Roger's passing and the "A Separation" is a film in which every important character tries to live a good life within the boundaries of the same religion. That this ...

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  11. The 17 best movies of all time that weren't nominated for a best-picture Oscar, according to criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Oscar nominations, according to critics. These Academy-snubbed movies span from foreign masterpieces like "A Separation" to animated films like "Wall-E." Richard Linklater closed out his "Before" trilogy with this 2013 film starring Ethan Hawke and ...

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  12. My background in overseas projects helpful in making "Bomb": Peyman MaadiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | Tehran Times

    ... in a harsh time." Maadi also co-stars with Leila Hatami, the star of Asghar Farhadi's Oscar-winning drama "A Separation", in "Bomb, a Love Story". The film's music has been composed by Greek musician Eleni Karaindrou, whom Maadi met in October when ...

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  13. The Insult explores tensions in Lebanon before turning into yet another courtroom dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Chicago Reader

    ... punching him in the ribs. These early scenes kept reminding me of Asghar Farhadi's Oscar-winning Iranian drama A Separation (2011), which followed the antagonism between a secular family man and a hotheaded Muslim fundamentalist. In both films a ...

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  14. Review: Canada-Iran-Qatar co-production Ava offers unforgettable expose of life under a theocracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | The Globe and Mail

    ... remarkable eye for light and composition to create a social drama reminiscent of Asghar Farhadi's tough work ( A Separation, The Salesman ). Read through subtitles, the supporting performances occasionally feel flat and there are holes in the plot, ...

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  15. Houston Iranian Film Festival celebrates 25th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... of average Iranians, especially women and girls who have it especially arduous. The best-known example is "A Separation," Asghar Farhadi's Oscar-winning 2011 film about a couple's crumbling marriage set against the severe backdrop of a theocratic ...

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  16. 100 Biggest Foreign Language Hits of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... films lose at when they play (since chances of winning are slim!). Though Asghar Farhadi's other Oscar winner A Separation was much more successful in the US, this is still a terrific gross these days for foreign films of any kind (sigh) especially ...

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  17. About EllyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | Lost In Translation

    About Elly (2009) is a powerful mystery from Iranian director Asghar Farhadi (know for the excellent A Separation ). In this simple story a group of upper middle class Iranians rent a cottage by the sea all the while bringing a young kindergarten ...

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  18. Iranian Film Festival @ NFSARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | The RiotACT

    ... Iran back onto the world stage not once but twice this decade. Winning the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar for A Separation (2011) , Iran and Farhadi again won Best Foreign Language Film at this year's Academy Awards with The Salesman (2016), an ...

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  19. Peyman Moaadi on Thessaloniki festival juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Iranian actor Peyman Moaadi who was a star of Asghar Farhadi's Oscar-winning film "A Separation" has been selected for the jury of the 58th Thessaloniki International Film Festival in Greece. Other members of the panel are Palestinian filmmaker Annemarie Jacir, French sound engineer Bruno Tarriere, Greek actress Maria Nafpliotou and the artistic director of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, Karel Och.

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  20. Surprise in discovery: Director Sean Baker on the childlike realism of The Florida ProjectRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2017 | Seattle Gay News

    It's one of those rare motion pictures where I knew I'd just watched something monumental the second it had come to an end. Much like other recent instant classics like Michael Haneke's The White Ribbon, John Carney's Once, Barry Jenkins's Moonlight, Richard Linklater's Before Sunset, Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty or Asghar Farhadi's A Separation, I was so completely blown away by what I had just experienced I was utterly speechless as I left the theatre.

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