Abbas Kiarostami

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Abbas Kiarostami was an Iranian film director, screenwriter, photographer and film producer. An active film-maker from 1970, Kiarostami had been involved in over forty films, including shorts and documentaries. Kiarostami attained critical acclaim for directing the Koker trilogy (1987–94), Close-Up (1990),... read more

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Abbas Kiarostami was an Iranian film director, screenwriter, photographer and film producer. An active film-maker from 1970, Kiarostami had been involved in over forty films, including shorts and documentaries. Kiarostami attained critical acclaim for directing the Koker trilogy (1987–94), Close-Up (1990), Taste of Cherry (1997) – which was awarded the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival that year – and The Wind Will Carry Us (1999). In his later works, Certified Copy (2010) and Like Someone in Love (2012), he filmed for the first time outside Iran: in Italy and Japan, respectively.

Born

Saturday, 22 June 1940

Died

Monday, 04 July 2016

Actor Filmography

(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Bernardo Bertolucci: What Is the Purpose of Cinema? Himself 2013
The Story of Film: An Odyssey Self - Interviewee 2011
Kurosawa's Way Himself / Self 2011
Roads of Kiarostami Self / Himself 2006
10 on Ten Himself / Self 2004
Chaplin Today: The Kid Himself / Self 2003
A Walk with Kiarostami Himself / Self 2003
ABC Africa Self 2001
Friendly Persuasion: Iranian Cinema After the 1979 Revolution Self 2001
Ahmad Shamlou: Master Poet of Liberty Self 1999
Close-Up Himself / Self 1990
Homework Self / himself 1989

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