The Color of Paradise

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Generally favorable reviews - based on 25 Critics

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Universal acclaim- based on 18 Ratings

Summary: The story of an active 8 year-old blind boy who shows how he senses the world without sight. The film also follows the progress of the father-son relationship after the death of the mother.

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Runtime: 90 min
Rating: Rated PG for thematic elements.
Production: Varahonar Company
Genres: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Language: Persian
Home Release Date: Sep 19, 2000
Director Credit
Majid Majidi Director
Writer Credit
Majid Majidi Writer
Cast Credit
Ahmed Aminian Young Wife's Father
Behzad Rafi Village Teacher
Elham Sharifi Little Sister
Farahnaz Safari Big Sister
GanAli Khorami Villager
Hossein Mahjoub Father
Kamal Mirkarimi Schoolmaster
Masoome Zinati Young Woman
Moghadam Behboodi Village Headmaster
Mohamad Rahmani Schoolteacher
Mohsen Ramezani Mohammad
Morteza Fatemi Carpenter
Salameh Feyzi Grandma
Zahra Mizani Schoolteacher
Producer Credit
Ali Ghaem Maghami Producer
Mehdi Karimi Producer
Mehdi Mahabadi Producer
Mohsen Sarab Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by:

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