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The Breadwinner is a canadien film of genre Drama released in USA on 17 november 2017 with Ali Badshah

The Breadwinner (2017)

The Breadwinner
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Released in USA 17 november 2017
OriginCanada
Genres Drama,    War,    Animation
Rating77% 3.850363.850363.850363.850363.85036

The Breadwinner is an upcoming Irish Canadian animated film by Cartoon Saloon that is directed by Nora Twomey and executive produced by Angelina Jolie. The film is based on the best-selling novel by Deborah Ellis. This film will be released in December 2017.

Synopsis

Parvana est une petite fille vivant à Kaboul en Afghanistan de nos jours pendant la période des talibans, juste avant la guerre. Son père est professeur et lui a enseigné la lecture et l'écriture malgré l'interdiction faite aux femmes d'avoir une éducation et une vie juste. A cause de cela, il est arrêté par les talibans et emprisonné. Parvana décide de se couper les cheveux et de mettre les anciens vêtements de son frère, mort mystérieusement, pour se faire passer pour un garçon, travailler et nourrir sa famille : sa mère, sa grande sœur et son petit frère. De péripéties en péripéties elle n'abandonnera pas le projet d'aller libérer son père et de redevenir libre dans son pays qu'elle aime.

Actors

Ali Badshah

(Nurullah / Talib Security Man (voice))
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