Daf 2003

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The film has a view on the life of a couple of actors from the film "The Songs of My Motherland". The story is about an Iranian family with 4 blind children who make "dafs" - instruments similar to tambourines - in the traditional way.

Persian Title:

دف

Persian Title in English:

Daf

Director(s):

Bahman Ghobadi,

Writer(s):

Related Date:

2003()

Run Time:

39'20"

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Categories: Feature,

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Director of Photography: Touraj Aslani,

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Categories: Feature,

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Categories: Feature,

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Categories: Feature,

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