SUN CHILDREN is the story of 12-year-old ALI and his three friends. Together they work hard to survive and support their families, doing small jobs in a garage and committing petty crimes to make fast money. In a turn of events that seems miraculous, Ali is entrusted to find a hidden treasure underground. He recruits his gang, but first, to gain access to the tunnel, the children must enroll at the Sun School, a charitable institution that tries to educate street kids and child laborers, close to where the treasure is located.
Iran 2020, 99 Min., farsi OmU
Regie: Majid Majidi
Drehbuch: Majid Majidi, Nima Javidi
Darsteller: Rouhollah Zamani, Ali Nasirian, Javad Ezzati, Tannaz Tabatabaie
Kamera: Hooman Behmanesh