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Exposure "Woman, Life, Freedom" at the Majestic hotel in Cannes

“Woman, Life, Freedom” exhibition on the Majestic resort in Cannes ©France 24

This yr once more, Iran is within the highlight on the Cannes Film Festival. This Friday, May 24, the filmmaker Mohammad Rasoulof, exiled in Europe, presents in particular person his movie “The Seeds of the Wild Fig Tree”, chosen in competitors. Like the director, many Iranian artists try to free themselves from censorship. An exhibition of images pays tribute to them on the Hôtel Le Majestic in Cannes, with a collection of large portraits taken by photographer Moja.