2001 – Iran – 1 hr 34 min – d. Majid Majidi
Working at a camp in Tehran, young Iranian Lateef sees Afghan immigrants come and go. After he learns one of the refugees is a young girl in disguise, he quickly develops feelings for her and will stop at nothing to save her from the harsh conditions and cruel treatment. A captivating glimpse into a life unknown to many, this incredible love story won numerous awards internationally.
Majid Majidi – Majid Majidi (born 17 April 1959 in Tehran) is an internationally and critically acclaimed Iranian film director, film producer, and screenwriter./Born in an Iranian middle class family, ...