The Song Of Sparrows

Iranian director Majid Majidi's seriocomedy The Song of Sparrows projects a comfortable, funky lyricism. The picture exudes a down-to-earth, one-thing-after-another plainness that makes it feel both refreshing and accessible; we laugh at the befuddlement of Chaplinesque everyman Karim, an Iranian ostrich farmer, even as we fully empathize with his logical...read more

The Song of Sparrows - Trailer 1
02:02 — City life erodes a former ostrich farmer's kind and generous nature.
The Song Of Sparrows
01:22 — Directed by Majid Majidi, this award-winning and wonderfully moving film follows Karim, a simple man who leaves his pastoral life and travels to Tehra (more…)
The Song Of Sparrows
00:49 — Directed by Majid Majidi, this award-winning and wonderfully moving film follows Karim, a simple man who leaves his pastoral life and travels to Tehra (more…)
The Song Of Sparrows
01:04 — Directed by Majid Majidi, this award-winning and wonderfully moving film follows Karim, a simple man who leaves his pastoral life and travels to Tehra (more…)
The Song Of Sparrows
01:07 — Directed by Majid Majidi, this award-winning and wonderfully moving film follows Karim, a simple man who leaves his pastoral life and travels to Tehra (more…)
The Song Of Sparrows
01:40 — Directed by Majid Majidi, this award-winning and wonderfully moving film follows Karim, a simple man who leaves his pastoral life and travels to Tehra (more…)
The Song Of Sparrows
01:58 — Directed by Majid Majidi, this award-winning and wonderfully moving film follows Karim, a simple man who leaves his pastoral life and travels to Tehra (more…)
The Song Of Sparrows
01:07 — Directed by Majid Majidi, this award-winning and wonderfully moving film follows Karim, a simple man who leaves his pastoral life and travels to Tehra (more…)
The Song of Sparrows
Karim works at an ostrich farm outside of Tehran, Iran. He leads a simple and contented life with his family in his small house, until one day when on (more…)
Trailer
02:05 — The trailer for Regent Releasing's The Song of Sparrows. The film will begin its limited release schedule on April 3rd at the Lincoln Plaza Cinemas in (more…)

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  • Released: 2008
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Iranian director Majid Majidi's seriocomedy The Song of Sparrows projects a comfortable, funky lyricism. The picture exudes a down-to-earth, one-thing-after-another plainness that makes it feel both refreshing and accessible; we laugh at the befuddlement o… (more)

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