Sonita [Sonita]


Directed By: Rokhsareh Ghaemmaghami

2015 / English Persian Dari / 90 mins

After her family attempts to sell her into marriage, a young Afghan refugee in Iran channels her frustrations and seizes her destiny through music. Grabbing the mic, she spits fiery rhymes in the face of oppressive traditions.

IMDB Movie Page: www.imdb.com/title/tt5278928

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2017 Fall
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