How Samira Made the Blackboards (2000)

Sobre o filme

Documentary filmed on video on the procedures for making The Blackboard, by Samira Makhmalbaf, directed by Maysan Makhmalbaf, aged 19. Maysan follows in the steps of her sister through Kurdistan, in Iran. The story of a group of school teachers wandering through villages devastated, with their blackboards on their backs, in search of prospective students. These are reports of dramas lived by a population of Iraq Kurds who, in the course of the Iraq/Iran war 1980-1987, took refuge in Kurdistan in Iran to escape the chemical weapons with which Iraq wanted to kill them.

Título original: Samira Chegoneh Takhteh Blackboards

Ano: 2000

Duração: 73 minutos

País: Iran

Cor: colorido


Roteiro: Maysam Makhmalbaf

Fotografia: Maysam Makhmalbaf

Montagem: Maysam Makhmalbaf

Produtor: Mohsen Makhmalbaf