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A short note on «Fire At Sea» ,  screened at Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) Take 6 Fire at Sea (Italian: Fuocoammare) is the documentary film by Gianfranco Rosi that won the Golden Bear at the 66th Berlin International Film Festival this year. It follows the director, cinematographer, producer and screenwriter’s Golden Lion award for Sacro GRA at the 70th ...

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Abbas Kiarostami Obituary

 Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami (Persian: عباس کیارستمی) has died of cancer in a Paris hospital. He was transported there at the end of June for treatment and lost his battle on July 4th. Born in Tehran in 1940, Kiarostami was a film director, screenwriter, photographer and film producer. He also worked extensively as a film editor, art director, poet, ...

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