The emblematic photographer of the Magnum Photo agency delivers in this wonderful documentary directed by Kamy Pakdel, a unique testimony to his life. Precious legacy of the great Franco-Iranian photojournalist who disappeared in 2018 at the age of 74. To see in replay on lcp.fr. “We do this kind of film just before we die.” Feeling weak and condemned by the disease, Abbas Attar accepts in 2018 what he had always refused: a film portrait of his work that the director Kamy Pakdel had offered him 20 years earlier. If the man, very modest, has always wanted to be discreet,...
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