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Majid Majidi

Baduk

Edition 1992
89' - 1992 - Drama, Family - Dialogue: Persian
Director: Majid Majidi Composer: Mohammad Reza Aligholi With: Mohammad Kasebi, Mehrollah Mazarehi, Norahmad Barahoi
A TORTURED CHILDHOOD
Jafar and his sister Jamai, the youngest children of Haydar, forced to leave their village, are kidnapped by Sattar, a slave trader. Sattar seIs Jafar to Abdollah, an Arab who takes Jafar with him to Pakistan. Jafar begins working for him. In the company of other children, he illegally transports merchandise between Pakistan and Iran. His meeting with Noureddin, a young Pakistani, puts him onto the track of his little sister Jamai. Together, they decide to save her and take her back to Iran.

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Credits

Director

Majid Majidi

Composer

Mohammad Reza Aligholi

With

Mohammad Kasebi, Mehrollah Mazarehi, Norahmad Barahoi

Scenario

Majid Majidi, Seyed Mehdi Shojai

Director of Photography

Mohammed Dormanesh

Editor

Mohammed Reza Mou'ini

Production studios

The Art Centre for the Promotion of Islamic Culture

More information

Dialogue

Persian

Countries of production

Iran

Year

1992

Filmography

Majid Majidi
Enfejar (short, 1981), Hoodaj (1984), The Examination Day (1988), Yek rooz zendegi ba aseer (short, 1989), Baduk (1992), The Last Village (short, 1993), Khoda miad (short, 1995), The Father (1996), Children of Heaven (1997), The Color of Paradise (1999), Baran (2001), Olympics in Camp (short, 2003), Barefoot to Herat (2003), The Willow Tree (2005), Persian Carpet (segment, 2007), Najva Ashorai (2008), The Song of Sparrows (2008), Muhammad: The Messenger of God (2015), Beyond the Clouds (2017)

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