Once a Crow

By Abdollah Alimorad

Original title – Rouzi Kalaghi
International title – Once a Crow
French title – Un jour, un Corbeau


A greedy crow is fond of cheese, soap and shiny objects such as door keys, buttons, coins and jewels. His love of these objects leads to a number of problems, especially when he steals the diamond from the King’s crown.


Directed by – Abdollah Alimorad
Screenplay – Ebrahim Forouzesh
Director of Photography – Mohammad-Rahim Bakhtiari
Editing – Changuiz Sayyad
Original Music – Fardin Khalatbari
Sound Designers – Changuiz Sayyad & Mahmoud Mohaghegh
Puppet Designer – Farzaneh Babaei

Puppet Animation – 35mm

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

Distribution – A short taken from the film series « Le corbeau et un drôle de moineau » released in France on October 10, 2007 by « Les Films du Whippet »