A Sweet Story

By Mohammad-Reza Abedi

Original title – Hekayat-e shirine
English title – A Sweet Story
French title – Une histoire douce


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.


Written & Directed by – Mohammad-Reza Abedi
Director of Photography – Mohammad-Reza Abedi
Editing & Sound Designer – Changuiz Sayyad
Original Music – Parham Parvass

Cut-out – 35mm

Produced by – Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children & Young Adults – Kanoon

Distribution – A short taken from the film series « La montagne aux bijoux… » released in France on January 25, 2006 by
« Les Films du Whippet »