A series of 49 documentary films by 31 filmmakers, Children of the Land of Iran provides a window into the traditions, rituals and people within the rich and diverse culture of Iran.
It is clear from the opening scene that travel is the main theme of this film, as indicated by its opening scene; train slowly rolling its way into a railway station. What ensues is an anthropological exploration of rural life in Iran. As the film progresses, we the audience are allowed a given a glimpse into the family lives of Iranians who live untouched by the tremors of modern urbanization. A fascinating view into a relatively unexplored terrain.