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Title Klūzāp [videorecording] = Nimā-yi nazdīk / written, directed and edited by ʻAbbās Kiyārustamī ; produced by ʻAlī Riz̤ā Zarrīn.

Imprint Chicago, Ill. : [Distributed by] Facets Video, [2001]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    Pe KLU    Available
Description 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Films from Iran
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1990.
Special features include: video interview with Abbas Kiraostami (ca. 10 min.) and filmographies of Kiarostami and Makhmalbaf.
Credits Director of photography, ʻAlī Riz̤ā Zarrīndast.
Cast Hussain Sabzīān, Hasan Farāzmand, Abulfazl Ahankhāh, Mihrdād Ahankhāh, Nayer Muhsinī Zunūzī, Ahmad Riz̤ā Muayyid Muhsinī, Muḥsin Makhmalbāf.
Summary True story of Hossain Sabzian, an unemployed movie buff who finds himself mistaken for the enigmatic director Mohsen Makhmalbaf. The misunderstanding takes on a life of its own and Sabzian ends up in jail where his trial is filmed by Kiarostami, blurring the lines between documentary and drama. Many of the people involved in the incident play themselves in the film.
System Details DVD.
Language Farsi dialogue with English subtitles.
Subject Sabzīān, Hussain -- Drama.
Deception -- Iran -- Drama.
Mistaken identity -- Iran -- Drama.
Impersonation -- Drama
Motion picture producers and directors -- Iran -- Drama.
Genre/Form Motion pictures, Persian.
Added Author Kiarostami, Abbas
Zarrīn, ʻAlī Riz̤ā
Sabzīān, Hussain.
Makhmalbāf, Muḥsin.
Facets Video (Firm)
Added Title Nimā-yi nazdīk
Note Title on container, disc, and menu screen: Close-up
Persian title on container: Nema-ye nazdik
ISBN 156580273X
Standard No. 736899031060

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