“I see” is a fictionalized version adopted from real events of one of the chapters of the life of Iranian filmmaker and actor Arman Partovi in 2020. It is a film with an existentialist tinge, it is about a young man who is going through an existential crisis caused by quarantine. Faced with an unexpected event of forced lockdown, memories and thoughts of the past are present under the shadow of chaos guiding him from darkness to light through meditations on Genesis of the world that allows him to create a poetic dialogue with the Word of God and discover his identity in Him.


  • Arman Partovi: Director
  • Arman Partovi: Actor
  • Silma Garcia Marquez: Writer
  • Reza Partovi: Producer
  • Mehmet Ömür: Director of photography
  • Mehmet Ömür: Editor
  • Erick Cuevas: Music


  • Project Type: Short
  • Genres: Narrative, Experimental
  • Runtime: 11 minutes 45 seconds
  • Completion Date: March 4, 2021
  • Production Budget: 500 USD
  • Country of Origin: Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Country of Filming: Iran, Islamic Republic of, Turkey
  • Language: English
  • Shooting Format: Digital
  • Aspect Ratio: 4:3
  • Film Color: Color
  • First-time Filmmaker