Turtles Can Fly

Synopsis

Near the Iraqi-Turkish border on the eve of an American invasion, refugee children like 13-year-old Kak gauge and await their fate.


 

Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival
Chicago International Film Festival
São Paulo International Film Festival
Isfahan International Festival of Films for Children
Berlin International Film Festival
Mexico City International Contemporary Film Festival
Rotterdam International Film Festival
Tbilisi International Film Festival
Tromsø International Film Festival
Festróia - Tróia International Film Festival
Sundance Selection


Buy Tickets
Price: Adult $18 | Concession $16
Screening At: Dendy Newtown
Date and Time: 6:30 PM | August 31, 2013
 
Original Title: لاک پشت‌ها هم پرواز میکنند
Country: Iran, Iraq, France
Language: Persian (English Subtitles)
Year: 2004
Runtime: 98 min

Crew
Director: Bahman Ghobadi
Producer: Bahman Ghobadi & Babak Amini

Cast
Soran Ebrahim, Avaz Latif & Saddam Hossein Feysal
 

Director - Bahman Ghobadi


Bahman Ghobadi was born on February 1st, 1969 in Baneh, a city near the Iran- Iraq border in the province of Kurdistan, Iran. He was the first son in a family of seven siblings. He lived in Baneh until, at the age of 12, civil disputes caused his entire family to immigrate to Sanandaj, the center…Read More

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