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Son Of Iranian Director Kiarostami Is Punished

The son of famed Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami is the latest filmmaker to find himself disciplined by his country's authoritarian regime. Bahman Kiarostami, himself a noted cinematographer, editor, and documentary filmmaker, recently had his passport...

Iran Releases Jailed Director

Award-winning Iranian film director Jafar Panahi was released on $200,000 bail today (Tuesday) from the Evin prison in Tehran, where he had been held since March on charges of producing an "anti-regime" film. The film...

No Character Role For Juliette Binoche

Juliette Binoche's role in 'Certified Copy' was not "a character". The French actress - who picked up the Best Actress Award at this year's Cannes Film Festival for her portrayal of Elle in the Abbas...

Iranian Director Calls For Release Of Fellow Director

An award-winning Iranian director opened a news conference at the Cannes Film Festival following the screening of his film with a call for the release of a fellow Iranian director, who was jailed for making...

Darren Aronofsky Film Confirmed For Venice Festival

Darren Aronofsky's new film The Wrestler has been entered in competition for the Golden Lion at this year's Venice film festival.The Requiem for a Dream director - who was this week confirmed to direct a...

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Prince Removes His Music From All Streaming Sites

The pop legend gave no reason as to his decision, but his music is still available on Tidal.

Fourth Season Of 'House Of Cards' To Feature Neve Campbell As Cast Regular

Campbell is rumoured to be portraying one half of a rival power couple to the Underwoods in the Netflix-only series.

Owner Of Anti-Kanye Glastonbury Flag Responds To Lily Allen

The pop star burned part of the flag after she spotted it walking round the Glastonbury camp site.

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Oscar - Beautiful Words Video

Oscar unveils the title track to his newly released debut EP 'Beautiful Words', out now on Wichita Recordings.

Lionel Richie On Course For Number One Album After Glastonbury Show

Soul legend Lionel Richie could be headed back to the top of the charts, with the news...

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner divorce 'best thing for family'

The Hollywood duo - who have children Violet, nine, Seraphina, six, and Samuel...

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