Badkonake sefid (The white balloon)
Panahi, Jafar (1995)
Set in the back-streets of Tehran on the eve of the Islamic new year and a small girl entrusted with her mother’s last 500 toman note which she then loses.
Concentrates on the fears and emotions of the seven year-old as she and her brother try to retrieve the money and the clock ticks by to the New Year.
UK. Cert. U. With English subtitles.
PER FILM 5(DVD) Open access