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The Day I Became A Woman

  • Release Date: Apr 06, 2001
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 18 min.
  • Genres: Drama
  • Director:Marziyeh Meshkini


Directed by Marzieh Meshkini, wife of acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf, this film tells three intertwined tales of women's struggle for identity in their native country, from the young to the elderly. Episode one, entitled "Havva," concerns a young girl on the morning of her ninth birthday. Against her better wishes, she is forced to stay home, away from her best friend who has asked her to play with him, due to her mother...more

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