The Breadwinner (2017)

Genres - Children's/Family, Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Childhood Drama, Family Drama, Inspirational Drama  |   Release Date - Nov 17, 2017 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 93 min.  |   Countries - Canada, Ireland, Luxembourg  |   MPAA Rating - PG13
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After her father is arrested by the Taliban, an 11-year-old Afghani girl (voice of Saara Chaudry) disguises herself as a boy so she can work outside her home to provide for her mother and siblings. At the same time, she tries to boost her family's morale by telling them a story about a hero in a faraway land. Directed by Nora Twomey (The Secret of Kells), and produced by Angelina Jolie.

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Afghan [nationality], Afghanistan, animation, disguise, girl, storytelling