Khane-ye doust kodjast? / Where is the Friend's Home? (1987) DVD9
A young northern Iranian schoolboy, Ahmed, wishes to return a school notebook to his rural classmate who is threatened with expulsion if he does not bring to school a lost notebook. The problem is that the student lives in the next village and Ahmed does not know his address. How he gets the notebook to his friend's house, turns out to be an odyssey of great human endeavor for this 8-year-old. He must get help from the adults he meets on his way. Ahmed has to overcome his mother's harsh outlook on life, his grand-father's caustic perception of how to raise a child, his strict school teacher, and the strangers he meets who are unconcerned with his problem...

DVD9 | PAL 4:3 | 01:19:29 | 5.20 Gb + 3% rec
Language: Persian
Subtitles: English, Francais
Genre: Drama, Family

Director: Abbas Kiarostami
Cast: Babek Ahmed Poor, Ahmed Ahmed Poor, Kheda Barech Defai
Country: Iran

-- Zang-e Tafrih / In Between Classes / The Recreation (1972): an enigmatic tale about a young boy and his ball, and the trouble that they get into together - short film by Abbas Kiarostami.

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