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Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Iranian Divorce Film Submitted for Oscar Consideration


Tehran - Iran has selected a divorce drama as its nominee for best foreign language film at the Oscars, ISNA news agency reported Friday.

The film Jodaeiye Nader az Simin (Nader And Simin, A Separation), written, directed and produced by Asghar Farhadi, has been selected by a special cinema committee to run for next year's Academy Awards competition.

The 123-minute film, starring Leila Hatami and Shahab Hosseini, is the story of a couple whose lives begin to spin out control after a court rejects their divorce.

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It might be a good film, then again it might not. I have never seen this film before, so obviously I am not in a position to say whether this film is award worthy or not.

Posted by: Tulsa Divorce Attorney | Oct 12, 2011 5:25:20 AM

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