The Sun Behind the Moon (Kandahar) (2001) - Iranian Movies Month

Friday 11th January 2019
7:30 PM

Event Type: Movies

Duration: 3:00:00

* The Sun Behind the Moon (Kandahar) (2001) - Iranian Movies Month. FREE EVENT The Sun Behind the Moon (Kandahar) - The film is based on a partly true, partly fictionalized story of a successful Afghan-Canadian, played by Nelofer Pazira, who returns to Afghanistan after receiving a letter from Dyana, her lifelong girl friend who was left behind when the family escaped, that she plans on committing suicide on the last solar eclipse of the millennium. #Its original Afghan title is Safar-e Ghandehar, which means "Journey to Kandahar", and it is alternatively known as The Sun Behind the Moon.# Director: Mohsen Makhmalbaf Run Time: 85 mins Accolades: Kandahar won Makhmalbaf the Federico Fellini Prize from UNESCO in 2001, and is one of the "All-Time" 100 Movies by the periodical Time. Introduction - 10 mins The movie starts at 7:40 PM 20 minutes post-screening discussion


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