April 21, 2015

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Niloofar is a twelve-year-old girl whose dream is to read and write, but she lives in a village where education is only for boys. When Niloofar's father promises her in marriage to an older man, she runs away. A narrative about the soul-crushing restraint of rural traditions and growing up female in a world where gender inequality rules. Directed by Sabine El Gemayel and stars Amir Aghai, Mobina Aynehdar and Nayereh Farahani. (From Iran in Farsi, English subtitles) (Drama) (2009) M (A)