Discovering the Next Generation of Iranian Filmmakers©


Director: Zhivar Farajzadeh, 2018, Iran, 5 minutes, Cast: Serok Hashmi

Serok is a boy who helps her father in the summer. Children are the most vulnerable group in society, who are exposed to direct influxes of disasters, pressures and problems of life caused by the elderly.

Screening with: Shorts Program #1


Saturday, Sept. 28th, 11:00 AM

Zhivar Farajzadeh

Zhivar Farajzadeh was born in 2006. He is a sixth grade elementary student of Children’s and Adolescent Intellectual Center at Saheb town. Serok is his second movie.

Festivals & Awards: Golden Talent Award in Saghez city, Iran / Isfahan Dandelion Festival Award, Iran / Special Jury Prize for the Second Sulaimaniyah Children’s Film Festival, Iraq/ Inshort Film Festival / Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival/ International Children’s Rights Film Festival / Ciné Student Film Festival / Covellite International Film Festival / Busan International Kids and Youth Film Festival/ Cefalù Film Festival/ The Golden Bull Film Festival / Real Tim International Film Festival (RTF)/ Festival De Cortometrajes Esne Feel Motion/ Second Children Film Festival Sulaymaniyah.