Panj asr (At Five in the Afternoon) (2003)

Panj  asr (At Five in the Afternoon)

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Iranian writer/director Samira Makhmalbaf directs At Five in the Afternoon, co-scripted by her father, Mohsen Makhmalbaf (director of Kandahar). In the bombed-out ruins of post-Taliban Kabul, Noqreh (Agheleh Rezaie) lives with her conservative father (Abdolgani Yousefrazi) and her sister-in-law, Leylomah (Marzieh Amiri), in temporary refuge buildings. Although her father insists that she go to the religious school, Noqreh sneaks into a secular school for girls. Her teacher encourages her to run … More

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Genre: Art House & International, Drama
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Critic Reviews for Panj asr (At Five in the Afternoon)

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This lushly photographed movie stands as a testament to dreams and determination on both sides of the camera and everywhere in the world.

Full Review… | October 17, 2003
Toronto Star
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A feature that sifts through the rubble of global politics and finds this: a teaspoon of hope mixed with buckets of despair.

Full Review… | October 17, 2003
Globe and Mail
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An unsettling and uneven work in which we must make do with a few sequences that hit the bull's-eye and many more that can't even locate a target.

May 21, 2003
Hollywood Reporter
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Full Review… | June 17, 2009
Variety
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Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
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Didn't enlighten me too much about contemporary Afghanistan.

Full Review… | December 8, 2004
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