We Need To Talk About "The Salesman" Acceptance Speech

We Need To Talk About "The Salesman" Acceptance Speech
We Need To Talk About "The Salesman" Acceptance Speech
The Salesman won for the category, and has recently been in the headlines in response to Donald Trump’s travel ban. And because of it, the film’s director, Academy Award winner Asghar Farhadi, was not in attendance at the award show. Accepting in his place was , an engineer and astronaut who read an impactful on behalf of the Iranian director and screenwriter. "My absence is out of respect for the people of my country and the other six countries that have been disrespected by the inhuman law that bans entry of immigrants to the U.S. dividing the world into the “us” and “our enemies” category creates fear,” she read to the audience.

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