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osama (2003)

Original title: osama
Production: Japan, UK|83 min
Poster of movie osama
after the rise of the taliban in afghanistan and the restriction of women in public life, a pre-teen girl is forced to masquerade as a boy in order to find work to support her mother and grandmother.

Festivals and awards


Siddiq Barmakregista

Production and Screenplay

Siddiq Barmakproduttore
Siddiq Barmaksceneggiatore
Siddiq Barmakscrittore
Mohsen Makhmalbafproduttore esecutivo

Interpreters and Characters

Marina Golbahari
(- maria/osama)

Technical staff

Ebrahim Ghaforidirettore della fotografia
Siddiq Barmakmontatore
Akbar Meshkiniscenografo