Directed by Siamak Kashef-Azar, the 17-min short film is about a gambling addict named Reza. Without even knowing it, Reza loses something important during a game. When he comes back home, he looks for a way to escape.
The cast of the short includes Hamidreza Azarang and Bahar Mohammadpour.
‘Haunt’ has taken part in a number of international film festivals, including the 2020 monthly Assurdo Film Festival in Italy and the 15th River's Edge International Film Festival in the US.
The Asian Film Festival aims to increase the exposure of filmmakers’ exceptional works through various projects and activities.
The festival provides a space for cultural exchange and is dedicated to strengthening Asian and Hollywood films.
The event is slated for November 1-14, 2020.