Majid Majidi

Biography

Along with Abbas Kiarostami and Mohsen Makhmalbaf, Majid Majidi was one of a handful of outstanding Iranian filmmakers to emerge in the 1990s, helping secure a new reputation for their nation in the international filmmaking community as well as painting a gentler and more human portrait of life in Iran than was commonly held in the West following the Islamic Revolution. At the same time, Majidi's...