Kids & Docs Jury Award for Best Short & Medium Length Documentary
Asho is a shepherd child who is interested in cinema and acting. He is busy with his herd all day long, but at the same time due to his passion for Hollywood cinema and acting, his life mixes with his dreams. Asho and a girl, who are supposed to marry from childhood (a tradition of their village), try to ignore their love to each other because of their childish pertinacity.
Born in 1986. He studied Cinema at the Art University of Tehran. He works as a photographer, researcher and documentary film maker. He started his career as assistant director and camera man in some projects. So far he has directed a short documentary for TV; "To the color of Existence", and "Asho" is his second experience.