This week, KINO presents a powerful new social drama from Iranian director Asghar Farhadi, a strange Cold War spy farce, and an attempt to put a comedic spin on Germany’s culture of remembrance.
Was it an attack, a case of mistaken identity, or a rape? In the marital thriller “The Salesman,” Iranian director Asghar Farhadi again portrays a society caught among taboos, outdated concepts of honor, and modern life.
The Iranian star of an Oscar-nominated movie announced that she would boycott the Hollywood film awards. Taraneh Alidoosti said she is protesting US President Donald Trump's proposed visa bans on some Muslim countries.
The six filmmakers nominated for the foreign film Oscar have called for the Academy Award to go to people fighting for unity and the freedom of expression. At the French 'Cesars' George Clooney voiced similar concerns.
US prosecutors have charged an Iranian man with hacking into HBO and attempting to blackmail the cable TV network with stolen episodes and plot summaries for unaired programs, including "Game of Thrones."
Ever since Turkey's attempted 2016 coup, a growing number of books have been outlawed and confiscated, with some even being considered evidence for certain crimes. Publishers, authors and readers are deeply concerned.
US musician and actor David Cassidy has died at the age of 67 in a Florida hospital. Cassidy first rose to fame in the 1970s sitcom "The Partridge Family."
To mark Rodin's centennial anniversary in France, two exhibitions in Paris featured the sculptor's work, highlighting his impact on contemporary artists.
Thousands of social media users have been breaking the silence around the culture of sexual abuse, with international versions of the #MeToo hashtag going one step further. Here are some of the celebrities who reacted.
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