The Circle

The title of Iranian director Jafar Panahi's daring, cleverly structured film refers to both a physical locale — a public plaza in the heart of Tehran — and the film's ingenious story structure, which begins and ends with news of an Iranian woman who has just given birth. In between, Panahi offers a damning indictment of the lack of freedom more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Kambozia Partovi
Source (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
Assoc. Producer (1 Credit)
Mohammad Atebbai
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Bahram Badakhshani
Editor (1 Credit)
Art Director (1 Credit)
Iraj Raminfar
Sound (3 Credits)
Ahmad Ardalan
Mehdi Dejbodi
Sassan Bagherpour
Make Up (1 Credit)
Hemasseh Malaki

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