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Amir Toodehroosta / IR, 2023 / 91 min.

A curious Iranian boy uncovers a secret at kindergarten that will change his untrammelled view of the world forever. Youthful innocence collides with the adult world in this Iranian drama that was nominated for a Tiger Award at International Film Festival Rotterdam.

poster Numb (Amir Toodehroosta, IR 2023)
Kindergarten is the first and last chance Iranian girls and boys have for unrestricted learning in the country’s gender segregated school system. The lessons are interlarded with government propaganda with the tension between freedom and state control simmering beneath the surface.

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This movie contains scenes of violencePersons under 12 years must be accompanied by an adult

Director

Amir Toodehroosta

Production year

2023

Country

IR

Original title

Asab keshi

Length

91 min.

Language

Persian

Subtitles

NLD of ENG

Format

DCP

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still Numb (Amir Toodehroosta, IR 2023)
still Numb (Amir Toodehroosta, IR 2023)
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