Written and directed by Mana Pakseresht, the short flick narrates the story of a teenage girl who is alone at home on her birthday due to self-quarantine. Her mother, who is a nurse, surprises her through a TV interview.
The only character in the film is played by Yalda Ramzi.
Pakseresht’s film has participated in a number of film festivals before, including the 10th DYTIATKO Int’l Children’s Media Festival in Ukraine, the 4th Ramsagate Int’l Film & TV Festival in the UK, the 2020 Feminist Border Arts Film Festival in the US, and the lockdown edition of the Last Frame Festival in the UK.
The I Will Tell festival aims to show the films that have powerful stories. The event brings together films that present challenging perspectives.
The upcoming edition of I Will Tell festival is slated for August 30-September 9, 2020.