Abbas Kiarostami

Tay, Sharon Lin (2010) Abbas Kiarostami. In: Fifty Contemporary Film Directors. Tasker, Yvonne, ed. Routledge Key Guides . Routledge, pp. 233-239. . [Book Section]


This essay is a study of the Iranian filmmaker, Abbas Kiarostami. The writer considers the filmmaker's films in relation to their distribution through the international film festival circuit and discusses the aesthetics of his earlier and later works. She also considers the positionality of the filmmaker, as poet or intellectual, in relation to the cultural and political contexts in which he works.

Item Type: Book Section
Research Areas: A. > School of Media and Performing Arts > Media
Item ID: 9947
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Depositing User: Sharon Tay
Date Deposited: 21 Feb 2013 13:32
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2016 14:25

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