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1 hr. 15 min.

Plot Summary
Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi makes a video diary with his phone in response to his government's threats against him.


Directors: Jafar Panahi , Mojtaba Mirtahmasb

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Palisades Tartan

This Is Not a Film (2010)

Release Date: March 2nd, 2012|1 hr. 15 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 100
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    This Is Not a Film isn't just a film, it's a strong one. It's also an act of political defiance, a moving personal document and a meditation on what film is and can be. show more

  • 100
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    Against all odds, an unquenchable artist has made yet another piece of powerful art. show more

  • 80
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    It's irrefutably art, and undeniably vital. show more

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