A portrait of contemporary Iran, as seen through the eyes of one woman as she drives through the streets of Tehran over a period of several days. Her journey is comprised of ten conversations with various female passengers, and shed light on the lives of these women whose voices are seldom heard.
MPAA rating: not rated.
In Farsi with English subtitles.
Originally produced as a documentary in 2002.
Special features: behind the scenes documentary 10 on Ten (2004, 83 min.): a feature-length cinematic master class directed by Kiarostami ; Kiarostami filmography ; production notes.
Consensus: Ten turns a conversational car ride into a gritty and compelling character study full of real emotion while providing an intriguing look into the lives of women in contemporary Iranian culture.
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