A couple goes to the forest to sacrifice an animal to the goblins in order for their child to be born healthy, but they are not alone in this forest. The woman considers this a superstition until she believes it herself.

Credits

  • Muhammad Reza Yarikia: Director
  • Muhammad Reza Yarikia: Writer
  • Muhammad Reza Yarikia: Producer
  • Atefeh Makvandi: Key Cast
  • Ali Hooshmand: Key Cast
  • Muhammad Reza Yarikia: Key Cast
  • Ruhollah Karimi: Director of Photography
  • Hossein Salimi: Sound Recordist
  • Valareza Ghodosmanesh: Sound designer
  • Ruhollah Karimi: Editor

Specifications

  • Project Type: Short, Student
  • Genres: Horror, Drama
  • Runtime :14 minutes 41 seconds
  • Completion Date: July 12, 2022
  • Production Budget: 1,500 USD
  • Country of Origin: Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Country of Filming: Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Language: Persian
  • Shooting Format: Digital
  • Aspect Ratio: 4:3
  • Film Color: Color

Screenings / Awards

  • Ridgefield Independent Film Festival Ridgefield
    United States
    May 18, 2023
    Official selection
  • Colortape International Film Festival Brisbane
    Australia
    November 25, 2023
    Official selection
  • Cine excess Birmingham
    United Kingdom
    March 25, 2023
    UK premiere
    Official selection
  • NOIDENTITY – International Action Film Festival Seville
    Spain
    June 25, 2023
    Official selection
  • Sacramento Underground Film Arts Festiva Sacramento
    United States
    Official selection
  • ReadingFilmFEST Reading
    United States
    August 26, 2023
    Official selection
  • Syracuse International Film Festival syracuse
    United States
    November 4, 2023
    Official selection
  • Diogenes
    November 15, 2023
    georgia
    Official selection
  • Athens Marathon International Film Festival Athens
    Greece
    December 6, 2023
    Official selection
  • Rieti & Sabina Film Festival Roma
    Italy
    November 25, 2023
    Official selection
  • Arthouse Film Festival
    United States
    Official selection
  • OSTIA FILM FESTIVAL Rome
    Italy
    December 15, 2023
    Official selection
  • Geneva Downtown Film Festival
    February 9, 2024
    Official selection
  • Media Fright Fest
    United States
    March 28, 2024
    Official selection
  • Kalaburagi International Film Festival
    India
    February 24, 2024
    Official selection