After death of their father in the village, Jafar & Jamal were kidnapped by a driver & sold to Abdullah. Being separated from his sister, Jafar hit the road to find Jamal; unaware of she is very close to him.
Iran, Islamic Republic of
Mohammad Kasebi, Mehrollah Mazarehi, Allahnour Barahouei, Eydouk Moghadam, Maryam Tahan, Habibollah Hadad, Ahmad Rajabi
Art Center in cooperation with Islamic Propagation Organization
Festivals / Awards
1991: Fajr International Film Festival, Iran
1992: Tokyo International Film Festival, Japan / Cannes Film Festival, France / Montreal World Film Festival, Canada
1993: Sao Paulo International Film Festival, Brazil
Majid Majidi, Seyed Mehdi Shojaei
Cinema ministration of Art Center (Hozeh Honari) of Islamic Propagation Organization
Mohammad Reza Mouyini
Mohammad Reza Aligholi
Abbas Rastegarpour, Behrouz Shahamat
DOP / Camera
Majid Majidi, a Prominent director in Iran’s cinema who started filmmaking after the revolution (1979). Baduk was his debut experience as a director. Later on, he made other movies & continued the same subtle attitude toward children’s world. He has directed “Children of Heaven” which was one the five final nominees of Oscar prize.