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Summary Parvana is an 11-year- old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001. When her father is wrongfully arrested, Parvana cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy in order to support her family. Working alongside her friend Shauzia, Parvana discovers a new world of freedom–and danger. With undaunted courage, Parvana draws stre...

The Breadwinner
Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 20 Critic Reviews
78
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 82 User Ratings
8.0
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Summary Parvana is an 11-year- old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001. When her father is wrongfully arrested, Parvana cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy in order to support her family. Working alongside her friend Shauzia, Parvana discovers a new world of freedom–and danger. With undaunted courage, Parvana draws stre...

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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 20 Critic Reviews
78
90% Positive
18 Reviews
5% Mixed
1 Review
5% Negative
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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 20 Critic Reviews
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90% Positive
18 Reviews
5% Mixed
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5% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 82 User Ratings
8.0
85% Positive
70 Ratings
11% Mixed
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4% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 82 User Ratings
8.0
85% Positive
70 Ratings
11% Mixed
9 Ratings
4% Negative
3 Ratings

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Production Company Aircraft Pictures, Cartoon Saloon, Mélusine Productions, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), Fís Éireann / Screen Ireland, GKIDS, Gaia Entertainment, Guru Animation Studio, Jolie Pas Productions, Ontario Media Development Corporation (OMDC)
Release Date Nov 17, 2017
Duration 1 h 34 m
Rating PG-13
Academy Awards, USA
1 Nomination
Golden Globes, USA
1 Nomination
Annie Awards
• 1 Win & 10 Nominations