Despite illness, the aging star musician Mamo plans to go to a big concert in Iraq along with his ten sons. This symbolic >> Cry of Freedom << takes place on the occasion of the fall of Saddam Hussein. The oppression of kurdish music in Iraq has come to an end. After his faithful friend Kako manages to raise an old school bus, make Mamo and his sons, who accompany him as in early days as an orchestra, on the way.
Together with the former celebrated singer Hesho and their instruments, they cross the border into Iraq. The path of the musician through the majestic landscape is difficult and full of obstacles, but Mamo they will unwaveringly into an adventure full of passion and magic
The impressive ensemble of actors and New Zealand cameraman Nigel Bluck, who takes pictures full of barrenness and beauty in remote kurdish mountains, Ghobadi's film make a lasting experience. The Way of the kurdish musicians is a symbolic journey, and from the socially critical, political and serene elements creates a magical parable. In Iran HALF MOON was banned shortly after the premiere because of its political sensitivity.
Country code: 2
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Rated: Suitable for ages 12+
Length: 100 Minutes + 40 Minutes Extras
|Language:||Kurdî (Soranî), Farsi|