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18 September 2002 (Belgium) See more »
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Plot:
Ten sequences examine the emotional lives of women at significant junctures. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
3 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Ten Deserves A "10" See more (30 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Mania Akbari ... Driver
Amin Maher ... Amin
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kamran Adl
Roya Akbari ... Prostitute + Lover (as Roya Arabshahi)
Roya Arabshahi
Amene Moradi
Mandana Sharbaf
Katayoun Taleizadeh

Directed by
Abbas Kiarostami 
 
Writing credits
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Abbas Kiarostami 

Produced by
Marin Karmitz .... producer
Abbas Kiarostami .... producer
Caley Thomas .... associate producer
 
Cinematography by
Abbas Kiarostami 
 
Film Editing by
Vahid Ghazi 
Abbas Kiarostami 
Bahman Kiarostami 
 
Production Management
Nicolas Girard Deltruc .... assistant production manager
Nathalie Kreuther .... executive in charge of production
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Morteza Tabatabaii .... still photographer
 
Editorial Department
Vahid Ghazi .... assistant editor
Bahman Kiarostami .... assistant editor
Mastaneh Mohajer .... assistant editor
Mazdak Sepanlu .... assistant editor
Morteza Tabatabaii .... assistant editor
Reza Yadzdani .... assistant editor
 
Other crew
Nicolas Girard Deltruc .... assistant to producer
Nicolas Girard Deltruc .... production assistant
Guillaume Lips .... digital grader
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Dah" - France (original title)
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Runtime:
France:91 min (Cannes Film Festival) | Germany:94 min | UK:92 min | USA:94 min | Portugal:90 min | Argentina:94 min
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Certification:
Argentina:Atp | Australia:PG | France:U | Germany:12 | Hong Kong:I | Sweden:Btl | Switzerland:10 (canton of Geneva) | Switzerland:10 (canton of Vaud) | Switzerland:12 (canton of Zurich) | UK:12
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Trivia:
Ranked #47 in Empire magazine's "The 100 Best Films Of World Cinema" in 2010.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: Car windows, both driver's and passenger's, vary between being closed, part-open or open between shots.See more »
Quotes:
Prostitute:[to a Married woman] You are wholesailers. We are retailers.See more »
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Soundtrack:
Walking In The AirSee more »

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5 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
Ten Deserves A "10", 5 May 2003
Author: Robert Vann Smith (robertvannsmith@hotmail.com) from Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

"Ten" makes the third Iranian film I have seen. I was very impressed with the last two I saw and so I decided to see this one and I was not disappointed.

Abbas Kiarostami gives "reality tv" (movie ?) a whole new meaning by having a mini camera installed on the dashboard of a car to video tape what appears to be a woman's daily driving routine.

There are ten segments that are video taped (hence the title of the movie) as she drives to and from her daily activities.

First off, we get to see her and her son, Amin, discussing her divorce from Amin's father and how displeased Amin is with the fact that they divorced. Amin, of course, is bitter, as most children are who have had to live thru a divorce. He desperately wants to go live with his father.

Two more times throughout the movie we see Amin and his mother furthering their discussion and we get to see how their relationship continues to deteriorate.

Amin's mother and her sister are seen in one segment discussing Amin and his behavior and the aunt even gives her opinion that it might be better for the boy to go live with the father on a full time basis for a while.

We also see Amin's mother give an old lady a lift to a mauseliam so the old lady can go do her religious rituals.

Amin's mother also gives a lift to a hooker and talks with her for a while in hopes to get her to chose a different life.

All in all, the movie shows a deeply sensitive woman who wants to help others and be there for her son while being her own person.

It's truly a heart felt movie to see how caring she is even though her relationship with her son appears doomed.

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