Certified Copy

Certified Copy

Directed by Abbas Kiarostami • 2010 • Italy

The great Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami travels to Tuscany for a luminous and provocative romance in which nothing is as it appears. What seems at first to be a straightforward tale of two people, played by Oscar-winning actress Juliette Binoche and opera singer William Shimell, getting to know each other over the course of an afternoon gradually reveals itself as something richer, stranger, and trickier: a mind-bending reflection on authenticity, in art as well as in relationships. Both cerebrally and emotionally engaging, Certified Copy reminds us that love itself is an enigma.

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Certified Copy
  • Certified Copy

    Directed by Abbas Kiarostami • 2010 • Italy

    The great Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami travels to Tuscany for a luminous and provocative romance in which nothing is as it appears. What seems at first to be a straightforward tale of two people, played by Oscar-winning actress Juliette Binoche an...

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  • Abbas Kiarostami on CERTIFIED COPY

    This interview with director Abbas Kiarostami was recorded in Paris in 2012.

  • Let’s See COPIA CONFORME

    This behind-the-scenes documentary by Irene Bufo features footage from the set of CERTIFIED COPY in Tuscany, as well as interviews with director Abbas Kiarostami, actors Juliette Binoche and William Shimell, cinematographer Luca Bigazzi, and producer Angelo Barbagallo.

  • The Report

    This extremely rare film, director Abbas Kiarostami’s second feature, was encoded from the only surviving element that we have been able to find: an old analog video master made from a subtitled theatrical print that was damaged from heavy use. According to Kiarostami, the original negative was d...