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Close-Up

1990 Rated NR 1hr 38m

Blending documentary trial footage with dramatic reenactments, director Abbas Kiarostami depicts the intriguing true story of Hossain Sabzian, a semi-employed Iranian who takes advantage of a family's kindness by claiming to be a famous filmmaker. Starring the actual people involved in this unusual series of events, this fascinating film explores complex themes such as identity, deception and truth.

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NR
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DVD details

Blu-ray details

Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1

Subtitles

English

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

Persian: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.

Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1

Subtitles

English

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

Persian: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.