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When a man replaces his daughter's hearing aid, everything changes for a struggling rural family in Iran. Tehran is not familiar to him. His honor and honesty, plus traditional authority over his inventive clan, are tested, as he stumbles among vast cultural and economic gaps between his village in the desert and a throbbing international metropolis.
The Song of Sparrows (Âvâz-e gonjeshk-hâ) (Persian: آواز گنجشکها) is a 2008 Iranian movie directed by Majid Majidi. It tells the story of Karim, a man who works at an ostrich farm until he is fired because one of the ostriches escapes. He finds a new job in Tehran, but he faces new problems in his personal life.This film opened to critical acclaim.
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