SHORTS IN COMPETITION: NARRATIVE

7 CITIES

Directed by Reza Hemmatirad
SHORT NARRATIVE 15 Minutes World Premiere
FILM GUIDE 7 CITIES
Striking painted visuals evoke the encounter between the great 13th-century Sufi poet Mevlana Rumi and the wandering dervish Shamsuddin of Tabriz, who would become his mentor.
Animation
About the Director(s)
Reza Hemmatirad (b. 1974, Umriye, Iran) graduated from Tehran Fine Arts University. He worked for IRIB as a set, light, and decoration designer and later for Abanous Animation, Tehran Film, and Jarfa Film as an art director and character designer. In Turkey, he helped illustrate nearly 100 children's books. He now runs Sahra Art & Production, based in Istanbul.

Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts in Competition: Narrative
  • Year:
    2008
  • Length:
    15 minutes
  • Language:
    Turkish
  • Country:
  • Premiere:
    World
Cast & Credits
  • Fashion Design:
    Huriye Kocbay
  • Marbling:
    Hikmet Barutcugil
  • Calligraphy:
    Azim Berdi Guki
  • Photography:
    Saeed Nasiri