Osama [Osama]


Directed By: Siddiq Barmak

January 21, 2003 / Dari Pushto English French / 83 mins

After the rise of the Taliban in Afghanistan and the restriction of women in public life, a pre-teen girl is forced to masquerade as a boy in order to find work to support her mother and grandmother.

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IMDB Movie Page: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0368913

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2010 Winter