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210 Ratings

The Song of Sparrows

Avaze gonjeshk-ha

Directed by Majid Majidi
Iran, 2008


When an ostrich-rancher focuses on replacing his daughter’s hearing aid, which breaks right before crucial exams, everything changes for a struggling rural family in Iran.

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The Song of Sparrows Directed by Majid Majidi

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2008 | 2 wins including: Best Actor

São Paulo International Film Festival


National Board of Review

2009 | Winner: Top Five Foreign Films

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival


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