Black or White

By Mohammad-Ali Soleymanzadeh

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Original Title – Siah ya Sefid
International title – Black or White


I asked the zebra
Are you black with white stripes?
Or white with black stripes?
‘Shel Silverstein’


In the sombre grayscale world of the zebra a colourful butterfly makes a sudden appearance. Enchanted, a zebra foal follows the butterfly’s kaleidoscope path to a more radiant world.


Directed by – Mohammad-Ali Soleymanzadeh
Screenplay – Reza Heydarnejad
Compositing – Massoumeh Mehdipour
Animator – Mohammad-Ali Soleymanzadeh
Editing – Bijan Mirbagheri
Original Music – Milad Movahedi
Sound Designer – Behrooz Shahamat

Digital Animation  Full HD Stereo

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

Distribution – A short taken from the film series « Contes sur moi! » released in France on February 21, 2018 by « Les Films du Whippet »