Cannes honoring Jailed Iranian directors

Jailed Iranian film directors Jafar Panahi and Mohammad Rasoulof are being honored at the Cannes Film Festival, taking place this week. Both filmmakers were arrested in December for “working against the Iranian system.” Iran’s Minister of Culture, Mohammad Hosseini, accused the Cannes film festival of “being political” by screening films of pro-opposition Iranians. software design[…]