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IRANIAN AUTHORITIES HALT CEREMONY HONORING OSCAR WINNER

March 13, 2012 by · 1 Comment 

Iranian authorities have forced the cancellation of a ceremony to honor Asghar Farhadi, who won the Oscar for the best foreign language film, A Separation, last month. The victory over a slate of rivals that included one film from Israel had initially been hailed by Iranian officials as a triumph of Iranian cinema. But on […]