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PG| 1 hr. 34 min.

Plot Summary
"Baran" is the story of Afghan refugees told through the eyes of an Iranian teenage boy named Lateef. His devotion to a person he barely knows leads him to the choice that will change his life forever. Academy Award nominated director Majid Majidi ("Children of Heaven"; "Color of Paradise") delivers a heartbreaking story of unrequited love.

Cast: Hossein Abedini , Zahra Bahrami , Mohammad Reza Naji ,

Director: Majid Majidi

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Miramax Films

Baran (2001)

Release Date: May 3rd, 2002|1 hr. 34 min.

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  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Can and should be appreciated as a work of delicate and unmistakable beauty. show more

  • 88
    Mike Clark USA Today

    Majidi tells his simple story with dazzling vision. show more

  • 75
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    Yet another deceptively simple, supremely moving film from Iran. show more

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