Original Title: Yak La Hazaran
Iran / 2014 / 7 min

Director: Baran M. Reihani
Producer: Salar Mamli
Production Company: -
Cinematography: Baran M. Reihani
Scriptwriter: Baran M. Reihani
Editor: Baran M. Reihani
Music Composer: Salar Mamli
Language: No dialogue
Main Cast: -
Middle East Premiere

 

 

Synopsis

Waving carpets is a common tradition among poor families in many cultures. Young girls work on carpets in order to survive, just like their mothers, as this is the only path way for them to put food on the table. Because of this, handmade carpets are priceless, they take time, and imprison the dreams of the young spirits. The animation portrays the life of carpet wavers, and particularly focuses on Kurdish waver who want to follow her passions.

Kirina mehfûran kelepûrekê hevpar ê malbatên hejar ên gelek ferhengane. Kiçên ciwan jibo mana xwe karê mehfûran dikin, timam wekî dayikên xwe, her wekî ev jibo wan rêya yekane ya danana xwarinê li ser mêzeyê ye. Ji ber vê yekê, mehfûrên bi dest çêkirî giranbiha ne, ew demî digirin, û xewnên canên ciwan bend dikin. Ev enîmeyşin jiyana mehfûrkeran vedigêrit, û nemaze giringiyê bi mehfûrkerên Kurd didit ko dixwazin bi dû arezûyên xwe bikevin.

 

Director’s Biography

Baran Reihani is a Kurdish animator and independent director. She was born in 1985, in Iran. Reihani studied management, but her passion toward her desire in filmmaking took her to another level.

Barana Reyhanî anîmator û derînereka serbest a Kurde. Ew li sala 1985ê, li Îranê, hatiye ser dinyayê. Baranê kargêrî xwandiye, lê viyana wê li ser arezûya wê jibo filimsaziyê ew bi qonaxeka dî ra gehandiye

 

Filmography
2014 One of thousands
2014 Curly moments
2013 Mam Zana
2012 Torn papers