Mark Coles interviews Mohsen Makhmalbaf on receiving Freedom to Create Prize
BBC World Service
Mark talks to the winner of this year's Freedom to Create Prize, the Iranian film director Mohsen Makhmalbaf. After a distinguished film making career, Makhmalbaf has recently become the spokesman for the 2009 Iranian presidential candidate, Mir-Hossein Mousavi and has dedicated his award to Iran's Green Movement.

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