“A terrifically enjoyable and engaging film: open-minded and open-hearted, and utterly unlike the material on regular commercial release”
PETER BRADSHAW, THE GUARDIAN
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“A woozy, dream-like, magical-realist movie which demonstrates that despite living amid a landscape of conflict, the minds of the children are ‘like Aladdin's caves’ ”
DAVID BROWN, RADIO TIMES
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Press Releases
Accolades from Cahiers du cinéma
Tue 05 Jan, 2010

“I loved it.  I’m really enthusiastic about it. It awakes so many feelings, on so many levels.” — Jean-Michel Frodon, editor, Cahiers du cinéma

Some comments after the TV broadcast
Sun 20 Dec, 2009

After the showing on More4 last night, we’ve had lots of kind comments from viewers…
“It was fantastic. I want to thank Mark not only for his film, but for giving an opportunity to the kids to learn about the cinema and express themselves in their movies. The closing scene that ended with him and Mohammad sitting in front of the camera and Mark reading his letter was very moving. I could not resist my tears. Hats off to you, Mark.” — Taraneh
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A mention in The Independent
Sat 19 Dec, 2009

“Engrossing and genuinely revealing.” — The Independent