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USA, 2013, 17 Minute Running Time
Topic: Social Issue
Language: Arabic, English English Sub-Titles

Oscar® nominee Shohreh Aghdashloo (HOUSE OF SAND AND FOG, THE STONING OF SORAYA M.) stars in this moving tale about a Middle Eastern woman now living in L.A., who was forced into marriage at age 11, and finds a unique opportunity to reclaim her life.

DIRECTOR: Catherine Dent
Producer: Catherine Dent, Eyal Alony, Grace Feeney
Editor: Robyn Wilson
Screenwriter: Catherine Dent, Eyal Alony
Cinematographer: Noah Rosenthal
Music: Yunxiang Gao
Principal Cast: Shohreh Aghdashloo

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