Bengaluru International Film Festival - BIFFES

Synopsis

On the island of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf, according to local custom, thirteen-year-old Hendi is married off to sixteen-year-old Hormoz. Despite the fact that the young couple hardly know each other, they fully enjoy the beginning of their married life together. However, events occur which darken their original joy and lead to unexpected outcomes.


Awards

Won Best Film - Fajr IFF (NETPAC), CineIran Festival, Toronto, Canada, Transsaharien Festival International du Film(Critics Award) | Nominated Best Film - Berlin IFF (Crystal Bear) | Won Best Director - CineIran Festival, Toronto, Canada | Won Best New Acting Talent - Transsaharien Festival International du Film