A Sweet Story

Original Title: Hekayat-e shirine
Type: Animation  (Cut-Outs )

A short taken from the film series « La montagne aux bijoux… » released in France in January 2006.

Written and Directed
by: Mohammad-Reza Abedi
Director of Photography:  Mohammad-Reza Abedi
Editing: Changuiz Sayyad
Sound Mixer: Changuiz Sayyad
Company: Institute for Intellectual Development of Children & Young Adults – Kanoon – Iran
Year: 1995
Running Time: 15 min
Film Gauge: 35mm, Colour
Original Version: No dialogue

An elderly tree feller heals an injured stork and then sets him free. One day the grateful bird returns, leaving  three melon seeds which the old man sows. The tree feller will soon be harvesting his fruit.