Farhadi calls on Iran

CANNES, France | Farhadi calls on Iran to allow barred director to Cannes

CANNES, France — Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi has called on the Iranian government to allow his countryman and fellow director Jafar Panahi to attend the Cannes Film Festival. Panahi has been barred from leaving Iran since being found guilty in 2010 for “colluding with the intention to commit crimes against the country’s national security and … Continue reading CANNES, France | Farhadi calls on Iran to allow barred director to Cannes