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Uniform Title Avaze gonjeshk-ha (Motion picture)
Title The song of sparrows [videorecording] / the Organization of Art and Better Living, Majid Majidi, and the Art and Cultural City of Tehran present ; written by Majid Majidi, Mehran Kashani ; produced by Kamran Majidi ; director and producer, Majid Majidi.

Imprint Port Washington, N.Y. : E1 Entertainment, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    Pe AVA    Available
Description 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Title from English subtitles.
Credits Directory of photography, Touraj Mansouri ; editor, Hassan Hassandoost ; music, Hussein Alizadeh.
Cast Reza Naji, Maryam Akbari, Kamran Dehghan, Hamed Aghazi, Shabnam Akhlaghi, Neshat Nazari.
Summary After being let go from his job on an ostrich farm a man leaves his small village to find work in the big city. As a motorcycle taxi driver, he soon becomes consumed with his passengers' lives, and is swept up in a world of greed. Now it is up to his family back home to help restore his caring and generous nature.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for brief mild language.
System Details DVD, widescreen (16x9, 1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital.
Language Farsi dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Awards Berlin International Film Festival: Best actor
Subject Ostrich farms -- Iran -- Tehran -- Drama.
Unemployed -- Iran -- Tehran -- Drama.
Ethics -- Drama.
Iran -- Drama.
Genre/Form Motion pictures, Iranian.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Added Author Majīdī, Majīd, 1959-
Alizadeh, Hossain, 1951-
Naji, Mohammad Amir.
Kāshānī, Mihrān.
Regent Releasing (Firm)
E1 Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1417233044
Standard No. 741952677093
Music No. E1E-DV-6770 E1 Entertainment

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