The White Balloon

  • 1995
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Children's, Comedy, Drama

Those who believe that art can't flourish under a repressive regime will have some difficulty accounting for this utterly seductive Iranian fable. Seven-year-old Razieh (Aida Mohammadkhani) wants to purchase a large white goldfish for her family's New Year's Day celebration and with the help of her older brother, Ali (Mohsen Kalifi), convinces her reluctant...read more

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The White Balloon - Official Trailer
01:43 — A young girl's desire for a pretty goldfish sparks a wonderfully charming adventure. Multi award winning, including 1995 Cannes Film Fest's Camera d'O (more…)

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  • Released: 1995
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Those who believe that art can't flourish under a repressive regime will have some difficulty accounting for this utterly seductive Iranian fable. Seven-year-old Razieh (Aida Mohammadkhani) wants to purchase a large white goldfish for her family's New Year… (more)

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