‘This Is Not a Film’ review: Smuggled out of Iran in a cake?

Politically outspoken Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi — banned from making movies — co-directs a documentary about his life under house arrest.

Depending on your point of view, “This Is Not a Film” both is and isn’t a film. What it is for sure is the only kind of film its co-director Jafar Panahi can make for now.

from By Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times Film Critic

via http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/middleeast/la-et-this-is-not-a-film-20120302,0,1398976.story?track=rss

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