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The Breadwinner

2018 | 1h 34m | Animation/Cartoon

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Based on the award-winning, best-selling young adult novel by Deborah Ellis, THE BREADWINNER is directed by Cartoon Saloon's Nora Twomey, co-director of The Secret of Kells alongside Tomm Moore. The film is about Parvana, a young girl living under the Taliban regime, who cuts her hair and disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family after her father is imprisoned. A powerful and riveting story of self-empowerment and imagination in the face of oppression, THE BREADWINNER boasts the breathtaking hand-drawn animation that has made Cartoon Saloon one of the world's most well-love...

Director

Nora Twomey

Writers

Stars

Saara Chaudry Laara Sadiq Shaista Latif Ali Badshah Noorin Gulamgaus Kawa Ada Soma Bhatia Kane Mahon Ali Kazmi Kanza Feris

Release date

25 May 2018

Showtimes across London

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