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SUN CHILDREN

Synopsis
This is the story of 12-year-old Ali and his three friends. Together they work hard to survive and support their families, doing small jobs in a garage and committing petty crimes to make fast money. In a turn of events that seems miraculous, Ali is entrusted to find a hidden treasure underground. He recruits his gang, but first, to gain access to the tunnel, the children must enroll at the Sun School, a charitable institution that tries to educate street kids and child laborers, close to where the treasure is located.

Drama
Iran, 2020
Farsi with English subtitles
99 minutes
16+

Director: Majid Majidi
Screenwriter: Majid Majidi, Nima Javidi
Cast: Ali Nasirian, Javad Ezzati, Tannaz Tabatabaie, Rouhollah Zamani, Seyed Mohammad Mehdi Mousavi Fard, Shamila Shirzad
Cinematography: Houman Behmanesh
Editing: Hassan Hassandoust
Sound: Mohammad Reza Delpak
Music: Ramin Kousha
Producer/s: Majid Majidi, Amir Banan (Majidi Film Production)

Screening Dates

Ramallah, Ramallah Cultural Palace, Friday 05.11 20:00