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Blackpaint 459 - Martial, Andre and Oscar at the Pompidou

Martial Raysse at the Pompidou Centre

I’d never heard of this artist until now; I suppose he’s a sort of Richard Hamilton – pop art, ideas man, always changing, cutting edge.   555 more words

Painting, Traditional, Modern And Abstract, Conceptual Art

Closed Curtain (2014)

Closed Curtain / Jafar Panahi / 2014 / 

Active Ingredients: Artistic and political defiance; interior digital cinematography
Side Effects: Limited resonances from fictional/documentary divide

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Preguntas mínimas: Gustavo Fontán

¿Qué es lo primero que recordás haber visto en cine o televisión?

En cine, “Rasputín”. Me llevó mi papá un sábado a la tarde, era un programa de los de antes, de tres películas por la misma entrada. 144 more words

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Abbas Kiarostami: the most acclaimed Iranian filmmaker

Abbas Kiarostami is one of the few names in Iranian cinema, which has made it outside Iran throughout his long career. In fact, while his films have not been displayed in Iran for a long time, the Western audience of critics and aficionados awaits them eagerly. 789 more words

Iran Beyond The News

A Different Kind of Real

An analysis of Abbas Kiarostami’s Certified Copy

              A middle-aged woman walks slowly around a stone fountain and takes in the breeze.  Her gaze never leaves the Roman statue in the center, as her expression changes from curiosity to admiration. 4,090 more words