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This is Not a Film [DVD]

This clandestine documentary, shot partially on an iPhone and smuggled into France in a cake for a last-minute submission to Cannes, depicts the day-to-day life of acclaimed director Jafar Panahi (Offside, The Circle) during his house arrest in his Tehran apartment. While appealing his sentence, six years in prison and a 20 year ban from filmmaking, Panahi is seen talking to his family and lawyer on the phone, discussing his plight with Mirtahmasb.

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2012


Format: DVD
Summary: This clandestine documentary, shot partially on an iPhone and smuggled into France in a cake for a last-minute submission to Cannes, depicts the day-to-day life of acclaimed director Jafar Panahi (Offside, The Circle) during his house arrest in his Tehran apartment. While appealing his sentence, six years in prison and a 20 year ban from filmmaking, Panahi is seen talking to his family and lawyer on the phone, discussing his plight with Mirtahmasb.
Title: This is not a film [DVD] / Jafar Panahi Film Poductions ; writer, Jafar Panahi ; directors, Mojtaba Mirtahmash, Jafar Panahi.
Publisher Date: [United States] : Palisades Tartan : 125th Street Records, [2012]
Subject: Panahi, Jafar. Political prisoners -- Iran -- Biography Motion picture producers and directors -- Iran -- Biography.
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 2
System Items Total: 2
Call Number: B Panahi
Oclc: 816519353
Upc: 842498000991
Bib Id: 416935

Format: DVD
Summary: This clandestine documentary, shot partially on an iPhone and smuggled into France in a cake for a last-minute submission to Cannes, depicts the day-to-day life of acclaimed director Jafar Panahi (Offside, The Circle) during his house arrest in his Tehran apartment. While appealing his sentence, six years in prison and a 20 year ban from filmmaking, Panahi is seen talking to his family and lawyer on the phone, discussing his plight with Mirtahmasb.
Title: This is not a film [DVD] / Jafar Panahi Film Poductions ; writer, Jafar Panahi ; directors, Mojtaba Mirtahmash, Jafar Panahi.
Publisher, Date: [United States] : Palisades Tartan : 125th Street Records, [2012]
Description: 1 videodisc (77 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note: Rating: Not rated.
Subjects: Panahi, Jafar.
Subjects: Political prisoners -- Iran -- Biography
Subjects: Motion picture producers and directors -- Iran -- Biography.
Genre: Documentary films
Genre: Nonfiction films
Genre: Persian language films
Other Author: Panahi, Jafar
Other Author: Mirtahmasb, Mojtaba.
Other Author: Palisades Tartan (Firm)
Other Author: 125th Street Records (Firm)
Notes: Title from web page.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Notes: DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital, NTSC.
Notes: Persian dialogue; English subtitles.
Publisher Number: PTT-DV-99
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 2
Total Copies: 2
Medium: [DVD]
Call Number: B Panahi