The Chorus

Original Title: Hamsorayan
Type: Fiction

Youssef Moghadam, Ali Asgari, Teymour and the children of  Rasht.

Written & Directed
by: Abbas Kiarostami
Director of Photography: Alireza Zarindast
Editing: Abbas Kiarostami
Sound: Asgari
Company: Institute for Intellectual Development of Children & Young Adults – Kanoon – Iran
Year: 1982
Running Time: 17 min
Film Gauge: 35mm, Colour
Original Version: Persian

An old man is walking in the streets of Rasht turning on and off his hearing aid whenever things get too noisy for him. Once home he waits for his granddaughter to return from school and doesn’t hear her ring the bell…