Directed by Seyyed-Morteza Sabz-Qaba, the short film narrates the story of a young man who wishes to become an actor and play on theater stages.
Also written by Sabz-Qaba, the short film’s cast list includes Majid Ardalan and Ali Qasemi.
The 12-minute flick has already participated in a number of global film events, including the Kanyakumari International Film Festival in India, the Merida Film Festival in Mexico, the Lift-Off International Film Festival in the UK, the Venice International Film Festival in Italy, and the Alter do Chao Film Festival in Brazil.
A statement on the Film Freeway website reads, “The Beautiful Country International Micro Film Festival takes 'Beautiful Country' and 'Kindness, Beauty, Goodness, and Authenticity' as the theme. Promoting the beauty of human nature in the beautiful landscapes across the countries around the globe, promotes positivity to life and a glimpse of human culture at this point in time”.
The festival started on January 1 and will end on January 9.