Acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi documents his own house arrest in This Is Not A Film, defying an order from authorities that he cease filmmaking for twenty years.
Panahi is being censured for writing a movie deemed by authorities to be critical of the ruling regime.
Brave filmmaking. Brilliant film.
Read my full review.
(PHOTO: Filmmaker Jafar Panahi in 'This Is Not A Film.' Courtesy Palisade Tartan Films).