If you are a businessman or a politician in Iran, you can get a visa as quickly as you ask for it.
There are at least two retrospectives of my work each year in some country.
Film is very much a universal and common voice, and we can't limit it to one particular culture.
The calling of art is to extract us from our daily reality, to bring us to a hidden truth that's difficult to access - to a level that's not material but spiritual.
Digital photography is, by definition, unfinished. You don't feel that after every 24 or 36 shots you have to change your film - you know you can go on for ever if you want. You can see the result immediately, and find out if your original idea is worth going on with or not, whether it can be corrected, whether it can be improved.