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This banned and rarely seen pseudo-documentary by Kiarostami is a testimony to his political shrewdness and objective, complex perspective on the tumultuous events of the late 70s in Iran.
This banned and rarely seen pseudo-documentary by Kiarostami is a testimony to his seldom-acknowledged political shrewdness and his objective, complex perspective on the tumultuous events of the late 70s in Iran, culminating in the revolution. Remarkably, he achieved this without leaving his comfort zone—the classroom setting—and by staying faithful to his inquiring style, with its subtle, imaginative manipulation of recorded reality. Here, he also introduced the interview format into hisView more
$10 - Regular Admission
$8 - Non-Harvard Students and Senior Citizens
Harvard Film Archive Cinematheque, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Although parking in Cambridge is difficult (most of the surrounding streets have restricted parking for Cambridge residents only), metered parking on Broadway and Harvard Streets, as well as the rest of Harvard Square, is free after 8pm. Film-goers are encouraged to use public transportation, particularly the MBTA Red Line.
The film has English subtitles.
The film has English subtitles.View less
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