Wednesday, October 12, 2011
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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