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The Breadwinner

The Breadwinner

1h 33m 6s
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Toronto International Film Festival Official Selection. Parvana is an 11-year-old girl who lives under Taliban rule in Afghanistan in 2001. After the wrongful arrest of her father, Parvana cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy to support her family. Working alongside a friend, she soon discovers a new world of freedom and danger. Drawing strength from the fantastical stories she invents, Parvana embarks on an epic quest to find her father and reunite her family.
Drama, Family, Animation

  • PG
The Breadwinner - Q&A

The Breadwinner - Q&A

A Q&A session with Director Nora Twomey.