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  • I was pleased by the forthright defense in Friendly Persuasion of Iranian cinema's use of children. show more

  • The filmmakers don't shy away from discussing their frustrations with censorship or the depiction of women, but their work raises interesting questions about the ways in which restrictions can sometimes facilitate artistry and lead to a deeper consideration of the film's subject. show more

  • A no-frills, homespun documentary that gives so much more than its humble technical credits would suggest. show more

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