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Meeting with the Leaf

An elderly lady that her husband has passed away long time ago, believes that his soul has been reincarnated in a mulberry tree that has grown up next to his grave since his departure. So she treats the tree just like her husband.

  • Arta Tari
  • Arta Tari
  • Arta Tari
  • shaqayeq Valipour
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
  • Genres:
    Environmental, Biography, Native, Romance
  • Runtime:
    14 minutes 17 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    June 1, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    8,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Country of Filming:
    Iran, Islamic Republic of
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  • Shooting Format:
    Digital 2k
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  • First-time Filmmaker:
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Distribution Information
  • Arta Tari
    Country: Iran, Islamic Republic of
    Rights: All Rights
Director Biography - Arta Tari

Fazlollah Tari was born on 29th August 1983.
After studying mechanical engineering for two years, He changed his mind and started to study film making in IRIB university in Iran. after graduating in directing film as a top student in 2011, he continued his study for two years in producing film in MA degree in 2016. Plus working as a filmmaker he also has a talent for drawing and cartoon. His works in the cartoon and film has earned him some prizes internationally including:
Film Awards:
- Honorable mention, third IRIBU short film festival, Iran, 2009.
- Best documentary film and best editing, 7th young film festival, Iran, 2010,(A loneliness full of hubbub).
- best documentary film, 5th national film festival, IRIBU, 2012, (God;s House).
- Honorable mention “Baame Iran” short film festival, Iran, 2012.
- Selected for show in 19th international Shanghai TV film festival, 2013, (God's House).
- Selected for competition in 24th international archaeological film festival Roverreto. Italy 2013 (God;s House)
- Candidate for best research in documentary, 30th international short film festival Tehran 2012 (God's House)
- Best Narrator for documentary film. 9th national film festival of Razavi 2014 (God's House).
- Best cinematography in 9th international Ruyesh film festival, Iran, 2015 (God's House).
- Nominated for best Directing Documentary film, in 9th international Ruyesh film festival, Iran, 2015 (God's House).
- Nominated for best research in documentary film, in 9th international Ruyesh film festival, Iran, 2015 (God's House).

Cartoon Awards
- third prize, “Clean Air” National cartoon festival, Iran, 2004.
- second prize, “paralyze and Believe”, National cartoon festival, Iran, 2006.
- Honorable mention, “Leng Mu” international cartoon festival, China, 2007.
- selected, “Aidin Dogan” international cartoon festival, 2007.
- Honorable mention, “Street Children”, international cartoon festival, Iran, 2008. - first prize, “Traffic and Media”, national cartoon festival, Iran, 2011.

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