The Mirror
The Mirror (1998)

A little Iranian girl's mother neglects to pick her up from school so the child walks home alone through Tehran's bustling streets. It's not much of a story, but this Iranian drama has a neat twist or two that rises above the… More

Directed By:
Rated: Unrated
Running Time:
Release Date: November 25, 1998
DVD Release Date: April 5, 2005
Add Your Rating
Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
User Score

Critic Score: 100% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Josh Larsen

The two dominant strands of post-revolution Iranian cinema - quaint neorealism and thick meta theory - come together in this wily experiment.

Full review…
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It becomes a film within a film that reveals the art that goes into making a film.

Full review…
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

A worthy and captivating picture.

Full review…
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Jafar Panahi's absorbing, innovative drama about the disarming ways in which children express their own distinct personalities without modesty or grandiosity.

Full review…
More reviews for The Mirror