Discovering the Next Generation of Iranian Filmmakers©


Director: Mohammad Keivanmarz, 2019, Iran, 7 minutes, Animation

A young boy tries to attract his father’s attention who is in a depression.

Screening with: Shorts Program #1


Saturday, Sept. 19th, 11:00 AM

Mohamamd Keivanmarz

Mohamamd Keivanmarz was born in 1986, Mohammad Keivan Marz graduated from the Art University of Tehran with a degree in screenwriting. He has been working in the animation industry since 2009. He has worked for several years in various animation and film projects with storytelling as a storyboard artist and concept designer. He also teaches at various schools and teaching digital painting and illustration at the university.

He founded Marz Animation Studio in 2015, where he began teaching painting and illustrated children’s book and animation, until Marz Animation Studio created his first full-length animation, Father, in 2017-2019. Currently working on other short and long projects.