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  • An urgent work, the burning anger of which will viscerally connect with many viewers, who will recognize themselves or people they know up on the screen. show more

  • A relatively small, tough-minded drama about pitiless people doing unprincipled things, proves to be one of the most interesting, elegantly crafted and — paradoxically, given the dark subject matter — elating films to come along in recent memory. show more

  • Bahrani (and co-writer Amir Naderi) want the audience to go to the dark side with them without losing their faith in the system. To anyone who has watched this crisis unfold over the last decade, it will feel like a cheat. show more

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