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In the corner of the home, Maryam's husband does weightlifting. Suddenly, the weight falls on his throat and puts him between life and death. Maryam tries to save him, but she just decides to stop helping and stand and watch her husband's death. After she makes sure her husband is dead, gathered her stuff and goes out with her child. During the day, she pretends her husband is got disappeared and she does not have any news.


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Information for the Audience: 

14year old and more


Screenings / Awards: 

Tribeca Film Festival (USA 2017)- Winner Best Narrative Short, Winner Jury Prize

Krakow Film Festival (Poland 2017)- Winner Best Short Fiction Film, Winner Don Quixote Award

Palm Springs International ShortFest (USA 2017)- Winner Best Live Action over 15 Minutes

Fajr Film Festival (Iran 2017)-Winner Best Short Film (Crystal Simorgh Prize)

25th Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival (Portugal 2017) - Winner Audience Award, Nominated Grand Prize

Traverse City Film Festival (USA 2017) - Winner Best Short Fiction Film

Moscow International Film Festival (Russia 2017)- Nominated Best Film of the Short Film Competition (Silver St. George)

Durban International Film Festival (South Africa 2017)- Nominated Best International Short Film

Dokufest International Documentary and Short Film Festival (Kosovo 2017) - Nominated Best Fiction Short Film




LA Film Festival (USA 2017)

Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival (USA 2017)

Asian American International Film Festival (USA 2017)

São Paulo International Short Film Festival (Brazil 2017)

Encounters Film Festival (UK 2017)

BFI London Film Festival (UK 2017)

Chicago International Film Festival (USA 2017)

Calgary International Film Festival (Canada 2017)

Adelaide Film Festival (Australia 2017)

Batumi International Art-House Film Festival (Georgia 2017)

Osnabrück International Film Festival (Germany 2017)

Hamptons International Film Festival (USA 2017)

Tacoma Film Festival (USA 2017)

Hancheng International Short Film Festival (China 2017)

Sedicicorto International Film Festival (Italy 2017)

THESS International Short Film Festival (Greece 2017)

Stuff Mx Film Festival: Mexico City Independent Film Festival (Mexico 2017)

Asiana International Short Film Festival - AISFF (South Korea 2017)

Information for theatres: 

aspect ratio: 1:2.39


Distribution budget: 
Directed by: 
Kaveh Mazaheri
Writing credits: 
Kaveh Mazaheri
Sonia Sanjari, Mohammadhossein Ziksari, Azadeh Abaadpoor, Hanieh Mofleh, Siamak Farsi, Foroogh Azizi, Negin Ahmadi, Shirin Harati, Hamed Nejabat
Produced by: 
Kaveh Mazaheri
Cinematography by: 
Mohammad Reza Jahanpanah
Film Editing by: 
Pooyan Sholehvar
Casting by: 
Kaveh Mazaheri
Production Design by: 
Adele Cheraghi
Art Direction by: 
Adele Cheraghi
Set Decoration by: 
Adele Cheraghi
Costume Design by: 
Adele Cheraghi
Makeup Department: 
Hosna Khanmohammadi
Production Management: 
Ali Janebollahi
Other crew: 
Director Assisstant: Hamed Nejabat Colorist: Mohsen Kheirabadi Visual Effects: Mohsen Kheirabadi Poster Designer: Ali Bagheri
Release Date: 
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Official website:
Total votes: 3062