Film Screening: 'Sun Children'

Presented by Asia Society Texas Center at Asia Society Texas Center, Houston TX

Jan 26 2022
Film Screening: 'Sun Children'

Sun Children, Dir. Majid Majidi

Join Asia Society Texas for the 29th Houston Festival of Films from Iran with a movie screening of “Sun Children’ by Academy Award nominated Majid Majidi

Join Asia Society Texas for the 29th Houston Festival of Films from Iran. Ali (Rouhollah Zamani) is a 12-year-old in Tehran working hard to survive and support himself, doing small jobs in a garage and committing petty crimes to make fast money. After being asked to uncover an underground treasure, he recruits his friends to help him out and they enroll in a charitable institution called the Sun School to gain access to the tunnels where the treasure is located. Acclaimed director Majid Majidi combines elements of adventure and humanist drama with a Neorealist approach for a gripping and

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$5 Members, $10 Nonmembers

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  • Jan 26, 2022 at 07:00 pm - 08:30 pm (Wed)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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