Turtles Can Fly 2004

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The outbreak of the US-Iraq war is in just a few days and the people of Iraq are desperately searching for the latest news. Satellite, a young passionate teenager persuades the older people of the village to install a satellite there. He also leads the children of the village for clearing the minefields. Satellite sells the debris of the mines and makes a living for himself and the kids. He also watches out Agrin and her disabled brother Hengov and their blind kid they have.Despite the misbehaviors of Hengov, Satellite tries his best in order to get closer to them because of his love for Agrin. Later the blind kid walks through the minefield and Satellite risks his life to save him. He gets wounded but he manages to save the kid. Hengov tells his groupmates that there soon will be an attack, so Satellite gathers up all the people of the village before the attack starts; but upon the arrival of the soldiers, everything changes. Agrin tries to get rid of her bastard child but Hengov prevents her. Later when the children are heaving some military equipment, an explosion occurs and although no one gets hurt, they scatter around. Agrin has no hope for the future so she commits suicide and Hengov accompanies the soldiers towards an unknown destination.

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Persian Title:

لاک‌پشت‌ها هم پرواز می‌کنند

Persian Title in English:

Lakposht-ha Ham Parvaz Mikonand

Director(s):

Bahman Ghobadi,

Genres:

Drama, War,

Related Date:

2004

Run Time:

1h37'

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Turtles Can Fly [poster]

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