Talking Iranian cinema with Les Cahiers’s former editor Jean-Michel Frodon

Frodon currently teaches at Sciences Po in Paris

Ever since his first outing there in the nineties Jean-Michel Frodon, one of France’s most distinguished film specialists and blogger for the French edition of Slate, traveled four more times to Iran, the country whose filmmakers gave us festival favorites like GABBEH, A TASTE OF CHERRY and CLOSE-UP. As your not-so-average tourist, at times, and as officially-summoned authority on cinema, at ... more >