SUNDAY | General Block 1

1:28 pm

World Cup

Maryam Khodabakhsh

Run Time

17 m 42 s



Content Warnings: 


Tehran, Iran


On the night a couple's is set to flee the country, the child of their friend who has been entrusted to them gets lost, and then a secret is revealed ..

More Info:

From the director:
"My film refers to the recent painful events that have happened to Iranians and shows the loss and regain of hope in Iran.

The focus of the film is the dissatisfaction of the Iranian people with the current social situation and the issue of immigration, and in the story of the film

The Tragedy of the crash of Ukrainian plane passengers is mentioned in this movie...
We lost many of our Compatriots!"

Maryam Khodabakhsh was born in 1987 in Iran, she is a is a director, screenwriter, editor, poster designer, and distributor. Maryam has been working in the film industry for over ten years. She also is the director of the World Cup short film. She believes that each of us has a voice and that our mission as human beings in this world is to find our unique voice and deliver it to people to help them .one of these ways is cinema.