"The Silence" (Sokout) Iranian Movie 1998, Mohsen Makhmalbaf

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Genre: Film & Animation

Family friendly? Yes

Wilson score: 0.9266

Rating: 4.7589 / 5

Engagement: 0.41%

Turkmen Sungat

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Shared February 5, 2014

The Silence (Persian: سکوت‎) is an Iranian film from 1998. It is directed by the well known Iranian film maker Mohsen Makhmalbaf. The movie is about a little boy who has the onerous task of earning money for his family, but is always enchanted and distracted by music. It all happens in Tajikistan.
The movie features a scene with Turkmen dutar music, played by Iranian-Turkmen actor Araz M.Shirmohamadi.