THE SPARROW AND THE BOLL


Upated on :August 31, 2007

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The sparrow and the boll

THE SPARROW AND THE BOLL

Original Title: Gonjeshk va Panbehdaneh

Director: Morteza Ahadi

Scriptwriter: Morteza Ahadi, Ali Dadrass

Edition: Saeed Pour-Esmaeili

Music: Pirooz Arjomand

Sound/Mix: Mahmoud-Reza Mohaghegh

Animator/Cinematographer: Morteza Ahadi

Assistant Director: Mehdi Davaei

Designer and Graphist: Mahdi Davaei

Production Manager: Mohammad Toloo’

Executive Producer: Mohammad- Reza Karimi-Saremi

Production Company: KANOON (Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children & Young Adults) Laboratory: Filmsaz Studio

2007, Cut out (Wood & hemp Fibers) Animation, 35 mm, 12 min, 1: 1/37, Optic

Synopsis:

For the sparrow, the boll is a small excuse for greater experience.

Festivals:

• 5th Tehran Int’l Animation Festival, 25 Feb., 1 March 2007, Iran (Int’l Competition Section)

21st International Children and Yong Adults Film Festival (Hamedan), 30 April, 4 May 2007, Iran (Iranian Competition of Short Films)

• 35th Festival International du Film de la Rochelle, 29 June- 9 July 2007, France (Non-Competition Section)

• CICDAF, 28 Sep., 1 Oct., 2007, China (Official Competition Section)

• 12th Int’l Film Festival for Children & Young Adults (Schlingel), 1-7 Oct., 2007, Germany (Children’s Film Competition)

• Cinematou, 6-14 Oct., 2007, Switzerland (Non-Competition Section)

• 21st International Children’s Film, Television and New Media Festival Cinekid, Amsterdam, 14- 21 Oct., 2007, The Netherlands (Screening Club)

• 25th Cinema Cine-June, 17-26 Oct., 2007, France (Panorama Section)

• 7th Wissembourg Int’l Film Festival (RICA), 12-20 Nov., 2007, France (Short Films Section)

• The Golden Elephant-15 (International Children’s Film Festival of India- Hyderabad), 14-20 Nov., 2007, India (Int’l Competition Section)

• 14th International Film Festival “ETIUDA & ANIMA 2007”, 16- 22 Nov., 2007, Poland (Anima Competition)

• BLACK MOVIE Festival de Films des Autres Mondes, 1-10 Feb., 2008, (Non-Competition Section)

• 24th Festival International du Film d’amour de Mons, 8-15 Feb., 2008, Belgium (Non-Competition Section)

• 22nd Festival Int’l De Films de Fribourg, 1- 8 March 2008, Germany (Non-Competition Section)

• 18th Cairo International Film Festival for Children, 6-13 March 2008, Egypt (Competition Section)

• 10th Showcomotion Young People’s Film Festival (Non-Competition Festival), 26 June- 10 July 2008, UK

• 18th World Festival of Short Animated Films (Zagreb) ANIMAFEST, 31 May- 5 June 2008, Croatia (Official Grand Competition Section)

• 48th FILM FESTIVAL ZLÍN, 1-8 June 2008, Czech Republic (Competition Section)

• 12th Avanca Int’l Film Festival, 23-27 July 2008, Portugal (Int’l Competition Section)

• 10th Showcomotion Young People’s Film Festival (Non-Competition Festival), 26 June- 10 July 2008, UK (Non-Competition Festival) •

Festival Internacional de Cine para Niños (…y no tan Niños) in Mexico, City., 12-17 August 2008, Mexico (International Competition Section)

Busan International Kids’ Film Festival (BIKI) 13-17 August 2008, South Korea (Special Screening)

Awards:

 Honorary Diploma for coherence in story-technique and atmosphere, 5th Tehran Int’l Animation Festival, 2007, Iran

 Iran Authors Society Award for the best filmscript based on literature to Seyyed Morteza Ahadi & Ali Dadrass, 21st International Children and Yong Adults Film Festival (Hamedan), 2007, Iran

 Special Mention of the Jury, 7th Wissembourg Int’l Film Festival (RICA), 2007, France


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