New Directors Competition
In a remote area in Afghanistan, stories of the lives of a young shepherdess, a birdcatcher boy and a mourning teacher are intertwined after their school is burnt down. The young shepherdess takes the risk of saving a woman US soldier after a helicopter crash; the birdcatcher boy takes shelter in a tank with the birds, the pin-ups and the illegal music that he loves; and the mourning teacher seeks vengeance on the one who has widowed her.
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Mohammad Hossein Hajizadeh Saffar
Bahareh Baiedi Mashhadi Nezhad
Mohammad Mehdi Javaherizadeh
Behzad Jafari Tadi
Atefe Amini, Negin Parsa, Amir Hossein Sadeghi, Fatemeh Khodadad, Fahim Ebrahimi, Abdol Hakim Vafa
Born in Herat, Afghanistan, in 1978. Ramin Rasouli started his film career in Iran and now resides in the Netherlands. He has made ten short films and two feature films. His debut feature film, Lina, entered the festival circuit in 2017. The Dogs Didn’t Sleep Last Night is his second feature film.