Iran | 2018 | fiction | 20 min. Short film competition

The Iranian cinema of moral anxiety which does not provide simple answers, is realistic and based on nuances. A conflict between school students ends with a tragedy. The police start an investigation to determine the causes and course of events. The students reconstruct the fight. One of them knows more. What is in the picture he shows the detective? Why is the teacher so much concerned about the drawing? Does he have anything to hide? The film is the winner of the 35th Teheran International Short Film Festival awarded in the categories of the best Iranian production, the best actor and the laureate of the Special Jury Award.

directed by

Siavash Shahabi Festival guest

Director and screenwriter. He was born in 1993 in Iran. In high school, he was interested in mathematics, but at the same time, he started to make films. He has continued his education at the university, where he received a BA in Fine Arts and Theatre Directing. He is an author of eight films - experimental, documentary and short fiction films. He was invited to international festivals, where he won several awards.

Hamed Hoseini Sangari
Siavash Shahabi
Emad Khodabakhsh
Siavash Shahabi (Baran Film House), Maryam Kouhkan
Film screenings:
Wednesday, May 29 17:30 | Mikro + meeting with creators:
director Siavash Shahabi