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This Is Not a Film

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Documentary 20111h 15mOn: The Criterion Channel Kanopy Country: Iran

Renowned Iranian director Jafar Panahi received a 6-year prison sentence and a 20-year ban from filmmaking and conducting interviews with foreign press due to his open support for the opposition party in Iran's 2009 election. In this film, which was shot secretly by Panahi's close friend Mojtaba Mirtahmasb and smuggled into France on a USB stick concealed inside a cake for a last-minute submission to Cannes, Panahi documents his daily life under house arrest as he awaits a decision on his appeal.This Is Not a Film featuring Jafar Panahi and Igi is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, and streaming with subscription on Sundance Now (Via Prime Video). It's a documentary movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (4,970 votes).

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This Is Not a Film has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (4,970 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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