Close-up (Nema-ye Nazdik) Reviews

Page 2 of 2
January 11, 2006
Compelling and utterly fascinating, but be warned: This is a rough-edged film that constantly shoves the viewer's face into the fact that it is a film.
August 19, 2005
April 29, 2002
That it remains difficult to classify Kiarostami solely as either a great director or a great journalist at the film's end only enhances the film's power.
February 23, 2002
I'd recommend watching this movie in the morning, after drinking a couple of cups of coffee.
February 4, 2002
Close Up is still the definitive film-on-film commentary.
October 8, 2001
The more one thinks about Close-Up, the richer it gets.
January 1, 2001
January 1, 2000
Abbas Kiarostami's brilliantly perceptive film is based on a true story, but is done in mock-documentary style.
Page 2 of 2