Friday, June 25 - Thursday, July 8, 2021
SUN CHILDREN is the story of 12-year old Ali and his three friends. Together they work hard to survive and support their families, doing small jobs in a garage and committing petty crimes to make fast money. In a turn of events that seems miraculous, Ali is entrusted to find a hidden treasure underground. He recruits his gang, but first, to gain access to the tunnel, the children must enroll at the Sun School, a charitable institution that tries to educate street kids and child laborers, close to where the treasure is located.
- Country Iran
- Language In Farsi with English subtitles
- Running Time 99 minutes
- Distributor Strand Releasing
- Director Majid Majidi
- Producer Amir Banan
- Cast Ali Nasirian, Javad Ezzati, Tanaz Tabatabaie
- Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil
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