Director Nora Twomey
Starring Saara Chaudry, Soma Chhaya, Laara Sadiq
Based on the best-selling novel by Deborah Ellis, this Oscar-nominated
animated drama is set in 2001; Afghanistan is under the control of the
Taliban. When her father is captured, a determined young girl (Parvana)
disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family.
“An appeal for women’s rights and a celebration of the creative
spirit” – Variety
Nominated for Best Animated Feature at the 2018 Academy Awards.
Average = 8.36
The artwork was fab.
Very unusual, beautifully directed.
A sad 10.
I’m lucky to live in England.
Stunning to look at brutally told.