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Holy Bread
Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Thu, Apr 29, 2021 10:00 AM
Shot over nine years, this harrowing doc exposes the plight of Kurdish kulbars, who smuggle back-breaking loads into Iran each day, braving extreme terrain and temperatures and the looming threat of violence from border guards, all to support their families.
Film Info
Country Listing:Canada
Premiere Status:North American Premiere
Festival Info
Festival Year:2021
Program Category:Shorts
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Extra Tags:Québécois Films and Filmmakers
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Daniel Martínez-Quintanilla
Producer(s):Yannick Nolin
Executive Producer(s):Julio Blanco
Editor(s):Daniel Martínez-Quintanilla
Cinematography:Mariano Cócolo
Daniel Martínez-Quintanilla
Sound:Arsenio Cadena


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