The Breadwinner Movie

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The Breadwinner


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2017 | Family Animation

The Breadwinner tells the story of Parwana, a 12-year-old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001. When her father is arrested, Parwana dresses as a boy in order to work and provide f...

U.S. Release Date

The Breadwinner release date was Friday, November 17, 2017. This was a Limited in theaters release.

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Directed by

Nora Twomey

Screenwriter

Companies

GKIDS & 1 more

Rating MPAA

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Storyline

The Breadwinner tells the story of Parwana, a 12-year-old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001. When her father is arrested, Parwana dresses as a boy in order to work and provide for her family. Together with her best friend Shauzia, she risks discovery to try to find out if her father is still alive.
official plot version from gkids.com

Trivia & Production Notes

  • Based on Deborah Ellis’ bestseller.
  • Coming to theaters in Fall 2017.

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