Published on Eurasia Review, by Iran Review, Oct. 16, 2012.
The world-famous Iranian film director, who is currently making his new film, Muhammad (PBUH) on the life of Prophet of Islam (PBUH), addressed the Istanbul World Forum on Saturday October 13, asking why Israel can stockpile up to 300 nuclear warheads in its nuclear arsenal without allowing international bodies to inspect them. The forum was held on October 13-14, 2012, at Istanbul Congress Center in Turkey.
The inaugural ceremony was attended by Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and was held under supervision of Turkey’s Prime Minister Office. The event was focused on “justice” as its main theme during which Majid Majidi talked about justice in cinema and arts. What follows is the complete text of his speech
By Majid Majidi: In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful … (read full long address).