The Rook

Original title: Rokh
Type: Animation (Drawing on paper)

A short taken from the series ‘Contes Persans 2’ released in DVD in France.

Directed by:
Ali-Akbar Sadeghi
Script: Ebrahim Forouzesh
Director of Photography: Mohammad Fijani
Sound: Harayer Atashkar
Music: Esfandiar Monfaredzadeh
Technical Group : Aziz Shabani, Sudabeh Agah, Mina Behizad
Company: Institute for Intellectual Development of Children & Young Adults-Kanoon-Iran
Running Time:10 min 30
Film Gauge: 35mm, Colour
Original Version: No dialogue

A chessboard acts as witness to a game in progress. The players move their pieces until only two are left….and the game continues……