An old man living with his only daughter tries to keep her close by any means. With longing for what was, the daughter becomes attached to the one thing she has left of her deceased mother, a horse. Afraid of abandonment however,, the father devises a plan to force his daughter to stay; he will set the horse free. The events that unfold lead the stubborn patriarch towards insanity.
Schedule for The Man Who Became a Horse
The Man Who Became a Horse is considered 'UNCLASSIFIED 15+'. This session is restricted to persons aged 15 and over unless accompanied by an adult.
Screening Time: 110 mins
Language: Farsi with English subtitles
Format: Feature Colour / DCP
Print Source: Iranian Independents
Director: Amir-Hossein Saghafi
Producer: Ali-Akbar Saghafi
Cast: Mahmoud Nazar-Alian, Levon Haftvan, Melissa Zakeri, Mazdak Mirabedini
Music: Karen Homayounfar
Sound: Mohammad Habibi
Editor: Mastaneh Mohajer
Cinematographer: Amin Jafari
Awards, screenings, notes:
- Received an Art & Experimental Special Mention from the Jury at Fajr International Film Festival in 2015