Shir tou Shir

film-roll Iran / Color / 90' / 2012

A mother dies giving birth to a baby. Responsible of taking care of the newborn child singlehandedly, the father faces so many problems as the baby does not want to be bottle-fed. The problem continues even when he’s grown up…

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Ebrahim Forouzesh

Born in Tehran in 1939, Ebrahim Forouzesh is best-known for his highly acclaimed film, THE JAR. A graduate of College of Dramatic Arts, began his career as producer in Kanoon Film Center in 1971, and then worked as manager of the center for seven consecutive years. In 1973, his creative work was started with writing the script of an animation entitled THE BLACK BIRD. Also active as producer of more than 90 short and feature films and scriptwriter, he has directed such acclaimed documentaries. His debut feature, THE KEY, was awarded in Chicago Children Film Festival, but with THE JAR, he earned 13 prizes from Locarno, Sao Paulo, etc. A member of the jury at Fajr, Isfahan, Locarno, Cine Junior and Hyderabad, Forouzesh is winner of more than 30 international awards - including CIFEJ Lifetime Achievement Award.

Ebrahim Forouzesh
Ebrahim Forouzesh
Mohammad Mir Aliakbari
Morteza Poursamadi
Bahram Dehghani
Ozhan Seyed Ashrafi
Behzad Abdi
Sound Design
Hossein Ghafari
Jahangir Mirshekari
Film Cast
Hedayat Hashemi
Leyla Otadi
Setareh Eskandari
Kataneh Afsharzadeh
Maedeh Tahmasbi
Seyed Alireza Sabt Ahmadi
The First Stone (2010)
A Time to Love (2008)
Hanoun and Darya (2008)
Children of Petrolium (2001)
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