In a rural village in southern Afghanistan, a family struggles with the tradition of bacha posh - the practice of raising a daughter to act, dress, and behave like a boy. More…
As her feminine features begins to blossom, Nasim(a) must confront the relationships of her past and the traditions of her future to find out who she truly is.
See it if Thought provoking gender equaliry issues or identity politics tickle your fancy, youre looking for an inspiring story.
Don't see it if You’re dont like hollywood endings.
See it if You would like to learn about other cultures. The show is thought-provoking, and makes you happy for the freedoms you have in the States.
Don't see it if If you aren't interested in learning about other cultures, this show isn't for you.
See it if you want to explore the importance of familial love in dealing with the stresses of changing cultural norms found in all times and places.
Don't see it if you may feel uncomfortable with messages of compromise and balance and traditional role-taking in family and married life.
See it if you are interested an authentic and sublime view of the practice of “bacha posh” on a backdrop of a modern world
Don't see it if you are uncomfortable with different cultures or incredibly talented actors of middle-eastern origin
See it if See this show if you enjoy being entertained while watching a small cast challenge your thinking and take you to another place in this world
Don't see it if Don't see this show if you do not enjoy Eastern culture or being challenged in thought.