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The Day I Became a Woman

Roozi ke zan shodam

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Directed by Marzieh Makhmalbaf
Iran, 2000
Comedy, Drama

Synopsis

Three interconnected vignettes depict women of various generations at turning points in their lives. In the first episode, Hava is about to celebrate her 9th birthday. The second part follows a girl’s cycling race. In the last episode, an old woman dreams about buying everything she couldn’t afford.

Synopsis

Three interconnected vignettes depict women of various generations at turning points in their lives. In the first episode, Hava is about to celebrate her 9th birthday. The second part follows a girl’s cycling race. In the last episode, an old woman dreams about buying everything she couldn’t afford.

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The Day I Became a WomanDirected byMarzieh Makhmalbaf

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Awards & Festivals

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Venice Film Festival
2000 | 4 wins including: Best First Film (CinemAvvenire' Award)
Toronto International Film Festival
2000 | Winner: Discovery Award - Runner-Up
2000 | 2nd place: Discovery Award

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