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Osama

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Writer/director [[Performer~P363052~Siddiq Barmak~siddiqbarmak]] makes his film debut with Osama, the first all-Afghan feature released since the end of the Taliban rule. In the early days of the regime, a young girl ([[Performer~P365135~Marina Golbahari~marinagolbahari]]) and her widowed mother ([[Performer~P365137~Zobeydeh Sahar~zobeydehsahar]]) participate in a demonstration for women's right to work. When the demonstration is broken up by the Taliban, they hide out with local street kid Espandi...more

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5.0

83 out of 100 Metascore®

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