Asghar Farhadi

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Asghar Farhadi

Born Jan 1, 1972. From Khomeynishahr, Iran.

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Posted on 3.7.2012

Asghar Farhadi Retrospective Coming to the Film Society in April!

Winner of an Academy Award for "A Separation," Asghar Farhadi's four previous films will screen at the Walter Reade Theater April 6 – 8.

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Posted on 2.27.2012

Asghar Farhadi: “I proudly offer this award to the people of my country”

A hit at this year's New York Film Festival, Asghar Farhadi's "A Separation" won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film last night. Here's the text of Farhadi's speech.

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Posted on 1.10.2012

NYFF Video: “A Separation,” “A Dangerous Method,” & “Once Upon a Time in Anatolia”

Three favorites from this year's New York Film Festival are now enjoying theatrical releases and continue to garner praise from critics and audiences alike. Watch our collection of video of the artists behind these films and then go support them in theaters!

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Posted on 9.13.2011

NYFF Spotlight: A Separation

Word-of-mouth for A Separation has been astoundingly positive ever since it swept the awards at the Berlin Film Festival in February. Director Asghar Farhadi has been praised for a complex and multi-nuanced approach, featuring strong performances by the male and female cast alike.

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