A raven who wanted to be the strongest

Original title: Kalaghi keh mikhast ghavitarin bashad
Type: Animation (drawing on cels)

A short taken from the film series « Le corbeau et un drôle de moineau » released in France in October 2007.

by: Mohammad-Ali Soleymanzadeh
Screenplay: Mohammad-Ali Soleymanzadeh & Mohammad Moghadam
Director of Photography: Mohammad-Rahim Bakhtiari
Animation: Mohammad-Ali Soleymanzadeh
Editing & Sound Mixer: Changuiz Sayyad
Music: Malek Iradj Panahi
Company: Institute for Intellectual Development of Children & Young Adults – Kanoon – Iran
Year: 1999
Running Time: 12 min
Film Gauge: 35mm, Colour
Original version: No dialogue

A newly born raven wants to be the strongest animal in the world. He manages to win every challenge he makes with his fellow creatures until one day he notices his own reflection in a lake. Dominating oneself is a different kettle of fish.