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Action + Adventure
Crime
Friendship
Positive Choices
Teamwork
Growing Up
School
Courage
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Sun Children (2020)

Section: International Competition of Feature Films in the Junior Category

Director: Majid Majidi, Iran, 2020, 99 min.

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Fri | 10.09 | 13:00 | Golden Apple Cinema, sál 2

Mon | 13.09 | 10:40 | Golden Apple Cinema, sál 6

In bustling Teheran, 12-year-old Ali and his friends, a gang of mischievous street children, are hired by a dangerous criminal to pull off a heist of buried treasure hidden close to a school. To gain access, the kids must enroll in school where, through education, they begin to discover a different treasure: the one within themselves.

CountryIran
Production Year2020
Runtime99 min.
Age limit12
LanguageFarsi
SubtitlesEnglish, Czech
Directed by Majid Majidi
Screenplay Majid Majidi, Nima Javidi
Edited by Hassan Hassandoust
Contact Celluloid Dreams
Cast Rouhollah Zamani, Javad Ezzati, Shamila Shirzad, Ali NAsirian, Tannaz Tabatabaie
Majid Majidi An Iranian director. He’s made documentaries and short feature films. His award-winning features have gained international renown, such as Children of Heaven (Bacheha-ye aseman, 1997), The Father (Pedar, 1996), The Color of Paradise (Rang-e khoda, 1999), and Baran (2001).