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A Time For Drunken Horses


Former assistant director to [[Performer~P191140~Abbas Kiarostami~abbaskiarostami]] and star of Samira Makhmalbaf's [[Feature~V201825~Blackboards~blackboards]], [[Performer~P272211~Bahman Ghobadi~bahmanghobadi]] makes his directorial debut with this gritty, documentary-like look at Kurdish orphans struggling to survive. Shot in the village where the filmmaker grew up, the film unsentimentally depicts how children are packed in trucks and driven to the city to perform such menial jobs as wrapping parcels...more

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78 out of 100 Metascore®

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