Iran arrests top film-maker Jafar Panahi for supporting Green movement

• Panahi held with his wife, daughter and 15 guests on Monday • Tehran’s prosecutor claims Panahi’s detention is ‘not political’

Ian Black Guardian [UK] 2 March 2010

Iranian security forces have detained Jafar Panahi, one of the country’s most internationally celebrated film-makers, as part of a continuing crackdown on supporters of the opposition […]