Web
Analytics
The news is by your side.

Iranian director

Iranian director facing jail for film highlighting corruption

TEHRAN: It is not easy to lead a good and virtuous life in Iran if the film-maker Mohammad Rasoulof's latest film, "A Man of Integrity", is anything to go by. Its downtrodden hero struggles to make an honest rial from his goldfish farm, caught in a nightmarish, distorting fish bowl of corruption at every turn. The film, which won the prestigious Un Certain Regard prize at the Cannes film festival in May, is a damning indictment of how theĀ "daily reality of graft" is sapping the Islamic Republic. "Corruption has…