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I Am Taraneh, I Am Fifteen Years Old (2002)

Man, taraneh, panzdah sal daram (original title)
Fifteen year old Taraneh, whose widowed father is in jail, refuses the unwanted attentions of carpet salesman Amir - until Amir's mother talks Taraneh into accepting Amir's marriage ... See full summary »

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Fifteen year old Taraneh, whose widowed father is in jail, refuses the unwanted attentions of carpet salesman Amir - until Amir's mother talks Taraneh into accepting Amir's marriage proposal. Within four months the couple realize that they are incompatible, they divorce and Amir emigrates back to Germany. When Taraneh discovers she is pregnant she decides against all advice and intense social pressure, to keep the baby. Written by Maple2

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Beauty Of Innocence
3 September 2002 | by See all my reviews

Man , Taraneh , 15 sal daram (means:I am Taraneh 15) is a movie that shocks us with showing how innocent one can be . From the very begining of the film , you see that Taraneh is a 15 year old girl (whose mother has passed away and has a father in prison) who doesn't want anything very special from life. She just wants to live peacefully; But life is more cruel than giving her peace . She gets pregnant , and the whole film shows her struggles to make other people accept her as a normal mother . The movie has a good direction , but a better acting . Taraneh Alidousti (whose name is surprisingly Taraneh , like the character she plays) acts in such a perfect way that you completely forget she is an actress playing a character . Up to now she has won 3 best actress awards for the movie . But behind a good acting there must be a good direction and screenplay . Congratulations to Mr.Sadrameli for showing us that innocence and humanity are still alive !


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