The Young Man and the Cunning Tailor

Original Title: Mard-e javan va khayat-e hilegar
Type: Cut-out, 2D Animation

Written & Directed
by: Rashin Kheyrieh
Animation: Iraj Khosronia
Lay-out & Graphic Designer: Rashin Kheyrieh
Editing: Iraj Khosronia & Hadi Yaghinlou
Music: Fardin Khalatbari
Sound: Changuiz Sayyad
Company: Institute for Intellectual Development of Children & Young Adults – Kanoon – Iran
Year: 2009
Running Time: 9 min
Film Gauge: 35mm, colour
Original Version: No dialogue

Based on one of the stories of the great Persian 13th-century, poet, jurist, theologian, and sufi-mystic philosopher « Maulana Jalaleddin Roumi ».
A young man enters a town and is informed that a crooked tailor lives there. Overconfident, he sets off to prove that the tailor’s wiles have met their match.