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The Circle

2000

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  • It’s with The Circle thatPanahi fully establishes his credentials as a master, a man who clearly knows filmmaking like the back of his hand... the fact that it’s so blunt and effective makes some people furious, Iranians and non-Iranians alike — because it’s axiomatic that political provocations tend to put us all on the spot and make us angry or defensive, sometimes both.