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‘Iraq in Fragments’ filmmaker detained and released in Iran

Doc-maker James Longley (Iraq in Fragments) and his translator were detained in Iran and have since been released. He had been in Tehran working on a doc that looked at the unrest around the Iranian presidential elections.
June 18, 2009

Doc-maker James Longley (Iraq in Fragments) and his translator were detained in Iran and have since been released. He had been in Tehran working on a doc that looked at the unrest around the Iranian presidential elections.

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Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at mkashty@brunico.com, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty

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