Asghar Farhadi’s ‘The Salesman’—winner of the Oscar as 2016’s Best Foreign Film—is a characteristically complex and exciting film from the Iranian director.
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G Clark’s Top Ten: 2013 was a pretty meh year for films, so the cream rose to the top fairly easily.
Oscar winning director Asghar Farhadi follows up the tremendously received ‘A Separation’ with a positive Cannes reception for ‘The Past’!
The Coen Brothers, Nicolas Winding Refn, Arnaud Desplechin, Alexander Payne, and many others fill out a delicious Cannes Film Festival lineup.
Slim pickings again this week, but my top two choices rank easily among the best movies of the past year or so.
Asghar Farhadi’s ‘A Separation’ is a well acted, meticulously written, and stunningly orchestrated film that is at once beautifully subdued and emotionally potent.