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dir Abbas Kiarostami. On general release from 3rd September

It’s easy to take for granted the fact that one of the great men of cinema is still regularly making movies—especially since his films of late have been such minimalist affairs. Abbas Kiarostami politely stopped accepting awards some years ago because there’s no more room for them at the Tehran cinema museum. One critic wrote: “We’re living in…

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