Iranian director Mohsen Makhmalbaf lenses this haunting drama that was shot during the Taliban era. The movie follows an Afghani-Canadian woman as she attempts to enter Afghanistan in search of her depressed sister. Since it's illegal for a woman to travel alone in Afghanistan, she must rely on the kindness of strangers, including a scrappy boy and a mysterious American doctor.
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Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
Persian: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; actress commentary; making-of documentary; still gallery; trailer.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it