Once upon a time somewhere between two hills near Shiraz God grant the wish of a shepherd who had lost his sheep. Every year during the first weeks of Iranian new year people in need go to a pilgrimage to this place.
March 2007 During 12 days that the whole world is busy with the freedom of the 15 British soldiers who were captured by Iran, undergo an old couple who their only daughter has left Iran for England a dramatic episode of their life ,helpless not being able to find her trough telephone, mother goes to pilgrimage asking God to hear from her. They finally reach her at Iranian new year evening. On 12th day after escalating international crisis the Iranian president announce the freedom of British soldiers. At the same day the couple find out that their daughter is not coming back and there will be no threats of an attack on Iran for a while.
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2006 IDFA International Documentary Festival Amsterdam The Netherlands My own 1000sq metres
2007 International Film Festival Rotterdam IFFR My own 1000sq metres
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2007 EMAF European Media Art Fetsival Osnabruk Germany My own 1000sq metres
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2007 AGH International Film& Video Festival Hamilton Ontario Canada, Nominated Bell Canada Award
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