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    10 Things Abbas Kiarostami Said at Syracuse

    Indiewire was present at the screening of the Palme D'Or-winning "Taste of Cherry" at Syracuse University. Here are ten highlights from Kiarostami's post-screening Q&A.

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    Marrakech Film Festival Announces Masterclasses From Abbas Kiarostami, Nicolas Winding Refn, James Gray and More

    Since 2007, the Marrakech Film Festival has held its annual masterclass series, featuring talks from brand-name auteurs as they reflect on their films and methods. This year, the festival, which runs from November 29-December 7, welcomes Bruno Dumont, James Gray, Abbas Kiarostami, Nicolas Winding Re...

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    Abbas Kiarostami Discusses the Mysteries of 'Like Someone in Love'

    There's a lot of driving and talking in "Like Someone in Love," Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami's latest production, but beyond that's only the surface. Following last year's Tuscany-set "Certified Copy," the new movie -- which premiered in competition at Cannes last May and screens at the New Yor...

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    The Films Of Abbas Kiarostami: A Retrospective

    Considering the near-impossible restrictions and generally repressive atmosphere in Iran, it's extraordinary the degree to which the country's film industry has flourished in the past 30 years. Perhaps the best known of the Iranian filmmakers, internationally, is Abbas Kiarostami, who's ...

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    Juliette Binoche Talks The Emotional Intensity Of 'Certified Copy'

    One of our favorite pictures of the 2010 festival season was Abbas Kiarostami's "Certified Copy," a rich and deeply layered film that wasn't only unlike anything the filmmaker had done before, but a completely unique experience that explored the various facets and stages of a romantic relationship in both a welcoming and experimental way. The film follows a couple through the Tuscan countryside as they discuss love, life and art amidst a relationship that has/is crumbling, while the exact nature of their relationship is playfully never quite clear. We recently spoke with lead actress, legendary French actress Juliette Binoche about her work o...

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    Olivier Assayas & Abbas Kiarostami Shooting New Films This Spring

    Assayas Taking On '70s Coming Of Age Tale 'Something In The Air'; Kiarostami Tackling Japanese-Language Relationship Pic 'The End'In the thick of the Berlin Film Festival market, MK2 Productions have revealed they are are going full steam ahead with new projects, getting behind Olivier Assayas and A...

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    Watch: Trailer For Abbas Kiarostami's Gorgeous 'Certified Copy'

    In advance of its spring release, a trailer has landed for Abbas Kiarostami's "Certified Copy." You've already heard our praise for the film and we don't really know what more we can add at this point except to say: go see it.

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    Exclusive: Poster For Abbas Kiarostami's 'Certified Copy' Starring Juliette Binoche

    A film that stole the hearts of the Playlist team at Cannes (review here) and the New York Film Festival last year, Abbas Kiarostami's "Certified Copy" might be the director's most accessible, rewarding film to date. And after a run of festivals last year, it's set to hit theaters courtesy of IFC th...

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    IFC Confirms March 11, 2011 Release For 'Certified Copy' & Future Criterion Release

    Some good news for arthouse fans this morning. IFC Films has confirmed that Abbas Kiarostami's "Certified Copy" which made the festival rounds this year, will not only hit theaters on March 11, 2011 but will also be prepped for a future home video release by The Criterion Collection, marking yet ano...

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