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The Kite Runner

Directed by Marc Forster
United States, China, 2007
Drama, Romance


After spending years in California, Amir returns to his homeland in Afghanistan to help his old friend Hassan, whose son is in trouble.

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The Kite Runner Directed by Marc Forster

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2008 | Nominee: Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score

National Board of Review

2007 | Winner: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

2008 | 3 nominations including: Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music

Golden Globes (USA)

2008 | 2 nominations including: Best Original Score - Motion Picture

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