The Academy Award-winning actress stars alongside her real-life husband in the Asghar Farhadi-directed thriller, and Penelope - who plays a Spanish women who returns to her hometown near Madrid - has revealed she received the same fee for the movie as Javier.
Farhadi underscored the importance that fellow Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi, whose film Three Faces is also screening in competition in Cannes, be allowed to come. "That allows me to jump from reality to fiction", she said.
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"It's wonderful that he has continued his work in such adversity", Farhadi told reporters. He called it "a very unusual feeling for me to be able to be here, whereas he can not be here. It's something I have difficulty living with".
Panahi has been barred from leaving Iran since being found guilty in 2010 for "colluding with the intention to commit crimes against the country's national security and propaganda against the Islamic Republic".
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According to Nakuru Governor, Lee Kinyanjui the water from the dam has caused massive destruction of both property and life. Reports indicate more than 2,500 residents were affected after the dam broke its banks sweeping away schools and homes.
But Panahi, who won the Camera d'Or in Cannes in 1995 for his debut "The White Balloon" was arrested after the 2009 protests against the re-election of hardline president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and was banned from making films.
Farhadi earned worldwide press past year for boycotting the Oscars during Donald Trump's travel ban.
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Minnesotans in rural communities across our state are at risk of losing their access to a free and open internet. The 2015 regulations bar internet providers from controlling internet speeds, among other things.
The Cannes Film festival sees some of the world's biggest names in fashion, film, and the arts touch down in the French Riviera for an annual worldwide celebration of cinema.
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