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Going Up the Stairs

directed by Rokhsareh Ghaemmaghami
Iran 2011
  • 52 min
4 Ratings


An Iranian woman, Akram, has not taken the routine path to artistic success. She had no creative inclinations until, at age fifty, her grandson asked for her help with a school project. From that moment on, she began stealing her son’s pastels and surreptitiously developing her craft…