10 Aesthetically and Existentially Relevant Scenes from Kiarostami’s Cinema


Abbas Kiarostami (1940-2016) was one of the most influential post-revolution (1978-79) Second Wave filmmakers of Iran, who accrued universal attention for his atypical cinematic style. Kiarostami helped in setting up the film department for Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (Kanoon). In the 20 years during which he made films for Kanoon, he developed his individualistic style. […]