Metascore
84

Universal acclaim - based on 24 Critics What's this?

User Score
7.4

Generally favorable reviews- based on 5 Ratings

Your Score
0 out of 10
Rate this:
  • 10
  • 9
  • 8
  • 7
  • 6
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 23 out of 24
  2. Negative: 0 out of 24
  1. Charged with humanity and compassion.
  2. Creates a flow of symbolism so potent, so transporting in its physicality, that its impact all but transcends its righteous liberal ''meaning.''
  3. What appears on the screen has a starkness that is almost indelible.
  4. Reviewed by: Jay Carr
    88
    What you're not prepared for in Marziyeh Meshkini's astonishing debut film is the way its central image instantly leaps into the pantheon of world cinema with a rightness and an urgency that glue your eyes to the screen.
  5. Reviewed by: Deborah Young
    80
    A powerful statement about the social oppression of women in today's Iran.
  6. Reviewed by: Jean-Pierre Coursodon
    80
    Compelling collection of three loosely connected vignettes.
  7. Reviewed by: David Chute
    50
    Promising, if uneven, first feature.

See all 24 Critic Reviews

Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of
  2. Mixed: 0 out of
  3. Negative: 0 out of

Trailers