(Shir tou Shir)
Directed by : Ebrahim Forouzesh
Written by : Ebrahim Forouzesh, Mir Ali Akbari
Producer : Seyed Alireza Sebt Ahmadi
Cast : Leila Otadi, Setareh Eskandari, Hedayat Hashemi, Rabe’e Oskouie.
A mother dies giving birth to her child. Responsible of taking care of the new born child single handedly, the father faces so many problems as the baby does not want to be bottle-fed…
Born in Tehran in 1939, Ebrahim Forouzesh is best-known for his highly acclaimed film, THE JAR. A graduate of College of Dramatic Arts, Forouzesh began his career as producer in Kanoon Film Center in 1971, and then worked as manager of the center for seven consecutive years. In 1973, he began his creative work as scriptwriter. Also active as producer of more than 90 short and feature films and scriptwriter, Forouzesh has directed numerous acclaimed documentaries and made 2000 minutes of video works. His debut feature, THE KEY, was awarded in Chicago Children FF, but with THE JAR, he earned 13 prizes from Locarno, SaoPaulo, etc. A member of the jury at Fajr, Isfahan, Locarno, Cine Junior and Hyderabad, Forouzesh is winner of more than 30 international awards-including CIFEJ Lifetime Achievement Award. In 2009, with his A TIME TO LOVE, Forouzesh won prestigious awards from Giffoni, Cinekid, etc…