PG | | Drama, Family
After a boy loses his sister's pair of shoes, he goes on a series of adventures in order to find them. When he can't, he tries a new way to "win" a new pair.
First Iranian film to receive nomination for an Academy Award (Best Foreign Language Film of the Year).
When Ali and Zahra are meeting to swap shoes in the rain, we follow Zahra running through the soaking streets. When it cuts to the alley where the swap takes place, the ground is completely dry. After they split, we follow them running through a street which is watered down.
$20,100 (USA) (24 January 1999)
$925,402 (USA) (23 May 1999)