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« Iranian Filmmakers In Jeopardy | Main | Iranian Cinema Under Seige »
Tuesday
Apr172012

Hollywood Voices Support for Imprisoned Iranian Filmmaker Jafar Panahi

Alex Ben Block
The Hollywood Reporter, October 19, 2011 

AMPAS, SAG and ACE are among the groups decrying the director's six-year jail sentence, which was recently upheld by an appeals court.

In the wake of news Wednesday that an Iranian appeals court has upheld a six-year jail sentence and 20-year filmmaking and travel ban against acclaimed film director Jafar Panahi, a number of top U.S. entertainment industry organizations and guilds have come out strongly in his support.

They are also decrying the fate of other filmmakers in Iran who have been imprisoned, harassed or who face government barriers to their freedom of expression. Read more… 

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