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Asghar Farhadi’s ‘A Hero’ Heading to Berlin Market

'A Hero,' the new feature from Iranian director and two-time Oscar-winner Asghar Farhadi, is heading to the Berlin market, where French sales outfit Memento Films International will be shopping the script to global buyers.

Oscars: Amazon Scores Multiple Wins for Streaming Service

Netflix, meanwhile, won an Oscar for its documentary short 'The White Helmets.'

Oscars: Iranian Winner Sends Statement Slamming Trump’s “Inhumane” Travel Ban

Anousheh Ansari accepted the award on behalf of Asghar Farhadi, who boycotted the ceremony due to President Trump's immigrant ban.

Oscars: Foreign-Language Film Nominees Condemn “The Climate of Fanaticism and Nationalism”

The Academy Award nominees blame "leading politicians" for the fear that is creating "divisive walls."

Oscar-Nominated Foreign-Language Directors Weigh In on Trump’s Travel Ban

"It's not relevant which country Donald Trump banned," says Maren Ade, director of Germany's 'Toni Erdmann.' "Mixing the topics of terrorism and refugees is horrible, inhuman politics because it creates fear and instills racism."

Oscars: How Asghar Farhadi’s Iranian Film ‘The Salesman’ Sends a Universal Message

"The similarities among people in different parts of the world far surpass their differences," says Farhadi, who will not attend this year's Oscars. "[Politicians] gain by making people everywhere in the world fear each other."

Oscars: Iran Selects Asghar Farhadi’s ‘The Salesman’ for Foreign-Language Category

The film earned two prizes at the Cannes Film Festival in May.

Asghar Farhadi’s ‘The Salesman’ Wins Best International Film Award at Munich Festival

'All Three of Us,' the directorial debut of French-Iranian comic Kheiron, takes the fest's audience award.

Munich Festival Books Cannes Titles for Competition

Palme d'Or contenders 'The Salesman,' 'Sieranevada' and 'Aquarius' will all screen at the German summer festival.

‘The Salesman’ (‘Forushande’): Cannes Review

An actor goes to cruel extremes in Asghar Farhadi’s drama of hurt pride and revenge.

Cannes: Amazon, Cohen Media Take Asghar Farhadi’s ‘The Salesman’

The competition title has yet to debut at the festival.

SUNDANCE REVIEW: Engaging Performances Lift Disheartening ‘The Salesman’

A slow slice of life in tough times interrupted by very bad news, Salesman matches economic downturn with the frozen-over landscape of Northern Quebec.