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Directed by Zanyar Lotfi

Short Narrative
Islamic Republic of Iran | 5 min | 2015

Technically the little girl simply just wants to do her homework. But when grandpa’s snores keep her little sibling from sleeping and it cries, things get a bit more complicated. But she has a good idea

Cradle - Zanyar LotfiZanyar Lotfi
Director, Producer

Born in 1981 in Iranian Kurdistan, Graduated Iranian Young Cinema Society, Cinema graduate student at Tehran Art University, Cameraman and editor of more than 30 short films, Directed 4 short film and documentary, Salas Festival award-winning short films from Spain in 2015 Southern Arizona’s award-winning imaging Festival 2016
And participation in several International Film Festival

Cradle - Poster

Film Information

Director: Zanyar Lotfi
Country:  Islamic Republic of Iran
Year: 2015
Language: Kurdish
Runtime: 5 min
Rated: G


Producers: Zanyar Lotfi
Writer: Zanyar Lotfi
Key Cast:
Romina Lotfi, Sharif Vafaie

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