Tehran, 1978, Eight-year-old Marjane dreams of becoming a prophet and save humanity. She enthusiastically follows the events that would soon lead to revolution and the fall of the regime of the Shah. With the establishment of an Islamic Republic comes to the "revolutionary Commissars". Marjane is now forced to wear the veil, but in my dreams sees himself as a revolutionary. With the war against Iraq start bombing, deprivation, disappearance of loved ones, repression intensified. Freedom-loving and rebellious nature girls can lead to trouble, so parents send her to Europe.
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