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209 Ratings

The Silence


Directed by Mohsen Makhmalbaf
France, Tajikistan, 1998


Everyday, 10-year old Khorsid takes the bus to his work at an instrument maker’s shop and everyday something unexpected happens.

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The Silence Directed by Mohsen Makhmalbaf

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1998 | 2 wins including: Cinema, Man, Nature (CinemAvvenire' Award)

1998 | Special Mention: Sergio Trasatti Award

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