Taxi Tehran

Taxi Teheran

Dir. Jafar Panahi, Iran, 78mins, 12A (subtitles)
Jafar Panahi

Kala Sangam, Bradford, 23 January, 7pm
Dean Clough, Halifax, 28 January, 7.30pm

 

 

 

Director Jafar Panahi drives his car around Tehran, picking up various passengers who assume he is a taxi driver. Each journey subversively highlights another reason to ‘ban’ his attempts at lmmaking as decreed by the Iranian authorities in this delightful satire. See also Crimson Gold (2003) showing on 30th January.

 

 

 

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