CHILDREN OF HEAVEN (Majid Majidi, 1997)

While it is annoying that Iranian films are so often about children because (politically) they dare not be about anyone else, some of these child-centered films have charm and appeal. Majid Majidi‚Äôs Bacheha-Ye aseman is vivid as well as appealing for at least half its length; it does peter out, though, for two reasons: it […]