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How Jon Stewart Found The Humor In Rosewater

1:39 PM 9/10/2014 by Fred Topel
Jon Stewart made his directorial debut with the film Rosewater, the true story of journalist Maziar Bahari’s captivity in Iran. When the film premiered at the Telluride Film Festival, audiences were surprised how much humor the film presents. Bahari is unjustly held for months, but his captors’ misunderstanding of Bahari’s Daily Show appearance and collection of American television shows is rather absurd.

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