Synopsis

In the late 1980s, 15-year-old Qodrat lives in the streets of Kabul and sells cinema tickets on the black market. He is a big Bollywood fan and he daydreams himself into some of his favorite movie scenes. One day the Police bring him to a Soviet orphanage. But in Kabul the political situation is changing. Qodrat and all the children want to defend their home.

Sunday, 24.11.2019 – 9.45 pm, Theater 8 (presented by Alice Dwyer)
Monday, 25.11.2019 – 7.45 pm, Theater 8
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In cooperation with the World Cinema Fund (WCF) of the Berlinale

Credits

+++ Berlin Premiere +++

OT: Parwareshghah
Director: Shahrbanoo Sadat
Screenplay: Shahrbanoo Sadat
Country: Afghanistan, Denmark, Germany, France, Qatar, Luxembourg 2019
Production: Adomeit Film, Adomeit Germany, La Fabrica Nocturna, Samsa Film, Wolf Pictures
Cast: Qodratollah Qadiri, Sediqa Rasuli, Masihullah Feraji, Hasibullah Rasooli, Anwar Hashimi
Length: 90 min.
Language: Dari/Russian/Urdu OV / English subtitles
Distribution Germany: /
Festivals: Cannes, Munich, Odessa, Sakhalin, London, Busan, Chicago, Reykjavik etc.
Awards: Reykjavik Golden Puffin