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This fiction-documentary hybrid uses a sensational real-life event—the arrest of a young man on charges that he fraudulently impersonated the well-known filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf—as the basis for a stunning, multilayered investigation into movies, identity, artistic creation, and existence, in which the real people from the case play themselves.

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Everything on the brand new Criterion Channel Streaming service. (As of 4/12/19)

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I know I started this list on such a MOOD. The random moments of your trivial life can really be…

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All the films from all the editions, including those subsequently removed, presently totalling 1210. An easy way of seeing how…