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Iranian films shine in France

Tehran, IRNA – Iranian films "A Hero" and "Just 6.5" with the French title "La Loi de Téhéran" entered the list of best films in France from French critics' view.

A group of French critics have welcomed the New Year by introducing a list of top movies screened in France during 2021.

Along with many top global films, "Just 6.5" and "A Hero" from Iran have been included in this list which is an indication of the French audience's reception of Iranian films.

The movie "Just 6.5" with the French title "La Loi de Téhéran" (the law of Tehran) directed by Saeed Roustaee is an award-winning film that has also shined in Venice Film Festival.

"A Hero", directed by celebrated Iranian director Asghar Farhadi, made its international debut in the 74th Cannes Film Festival and received the Grand Prix.

It will also represent Iran in the 94th Academy Awards.

In the meantime, French critic Ferederick Govelle gave another list in which the Iranian film "There Is No Evil" from Mohammad Rasulov accompanies the other two movies among the best films in 2021.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA


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