Saturday, November 19, 2011

'Nader and Simin, A Separation' wins BBC world cinema award

'A Separation' trailer

The Iranian drama film 'A Separation' which is written and directed by Asghar Farhadi and starring Leila Hatami, Peyman Moaadi, Shahab Hosseini, Sareh Bayat and Sarina Farhadi has won this years BBC Four World Cinema Awards.

This is also the first Iranian film to win the Golden Bear award at the Berlin Film Festival.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

The judges in Berlin were shocked when told after the announcement that no disident involved here.

They hardly managed to read their speeches. That was very funny indeed.