Watch Close-Up (1990)
Pretending to be Mohsen Makhmalbaf making his next movie, Hossain Sabzian enters the home of a well-to-do family in Tehran, promising it a prominent part in his next movie. The actual people involved in the incident re-enact the actual events, followed by the footage from the actual trial that took place.
This is really high class movie and I really love it. Most movies, even the greatest ones, evaporate like mist once you've returned to the real world; they leave memories behind, but their reality fades free quickly. Not this one. This film, which I even refuse to compare with the other ones is the masterpiece created by my favorite director. Close-Up also looks nice from the soundtrack side. The direction is sublime. Excellent photos, tempo and editing. Easily the movie with the best dialogues ever. Watch... Show more
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