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13 Year Old Generals
13 Year Old Generals (1398)

During the course of 8-year Iran-Iraq War, many 13 year old boys were voluntarily deployed to the frontlines. In this documentary, 7 of them reflect on their experiences in their 50’s many years after the end of the war with a more mature attitude.

Duration :66 min

director(s) : Mohammad Jafari Azar Mehrabi

Arba’een (1397)

This film studies the mental and physical hardships that Iranian religious servants go through to take good care of Shia pilgrims who travel from Iran to Najaf and Karbala in Iraq each year on the Arabic month of Safar and their ultimate wish is to be on the site of the holy shrines of their Imams by Arba’een observance day.

Duration :40 min

director(s) : ، Mohamad Taghi Yazarlou

55th Minute
55th Minute (1397)

The 8-year Iran-Iraq war resulted in many heartbreaking incidents of civilian casualties, but the bombing of the Chovar Stadium in province of Ilam in Western Iran by the Iraqi jet fighters on 55th minute of a soccer match was unique even at the global level.

Duration :29 min

director(s) : ، Alireza Farkhondeh Kish

Eighteen Percent
Eighteen Percent (1397)

Eighteen Percent is the story of five critically wounded soldiers by the chemical weapons as a consequence of the Iran-Iraq war, intense treatments that they go through in Japan, and a miraculous recovery that shocks the Japanese doctor years after the incident.

Duration :57 min

director(s) : ، Mustafa Shaban

Lotus (1397)

An old lady is waiting for 12 years to get the permit to visit the only resident of an island.

Duration :14 min

director(s) : ، Mohammad Reza Watan Doost