Rolling Pumpkin

Original title: Kadou ghelghelehzan
French title: La citrouille qui roule
Type: Cut-out animation, 2D computer

A short taken from the film series « Portrait de famille » released in France on January 30, 2013, by « Les Films du Whippet »

Directed by:
Morteza Ahadi
Screenplay: Vajiollah Fard Moghadam
Background & Grafics: Hoda Azimi
Character Designer: Mehdi Davaei
Compositing: Morteza Ahadi
Animator: Morteza Ahadi
Editing: Mohammad Nasseri
Original Music: Abbas Dabirdanesh
Sound Mixer: Mahmoud-Reza Mohaghegh

Year: 2011
Running Time: 18 min
Film Gauge: 35mm, Colour
Original version: No dialogue

Production Company: Institute for Intellectual Development of Children & Young Adults, Kanoon, Iran

A windblown dandelion clock arrives at an old lady’s home to announce the birth of a  grandchild. The old lady at once sets out to see the newly born, but the way is long and dangerous and many obstacles await her. To guarantee a safe return she has a cunning plan.