Art and Experience: Abbas Kiarostami’s disease is not gastrointestinal cancer.

According to the report of Art and Experience site, Abbas Kiarostami’s disease and its reflection in cyberspace and a variety of agencies are false news and causing rumors about being susceptibility to gastrointestinal cancer. But Bahman Kiarostami said his father’s illness is not cancer and his general condition is improving.

Palme d’Or winner and creator of works such as “Where Is the Friend’s Home?”, “Life goes on”, “Through the Olive Trees”, “Taste of Cherry” and “Certified Copy” went under surgery on 12 Farvardin and according to Abbas Zareh Nejad, director of public relations of Ministry of Health and Medical education put experienced medical team from Iran University of Medical Sciences to continue treatment for Abbas Kiarostami.