A music video about life and death, light and darkness written and filmed in the heart of the desert.

  • Om Shira
    Several music videos and short movies ie. "Duality", "Space Caravan", "The Inner Child" and "Whispers of the Soul"
  • Om Shira
    Several music videos and short movies ie. "Duality", "Space Caravan", "The Inner Child" and "Whispers of the Soul"
  • Om Shira
    Several music videos and short movies ie. "Duality", "Space Caravan", "The Inner Child" and "Whispers of the Soul"
  • Arezoo Hooshiary
    Key Cast
    Music videos and short movies ie. "Duality", "Space Caravan", "The Inner Child" and "Whispers of the Soul"
  • Project Type:
    Music Video
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 18 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 25, 2022
  • Production Budget:
    6,500 USD
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  • Country of Filming:
    Iran, Islamic Republic of
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Director Biography - Om Shira

Om Shira: A Visionary Short Movie Director and Writer

With a lifelong passion for the art of film, Om Shira's journey as a director and writer began at a tender age. At just five years old, he found himself immersed in the enchanting world of cinema, editing super8 films on his father's editing table. It was during this formative period that he received his first analog camera, igniting his love for capturing mesmerizing visuals.

Since the early 90s, Om Shira has been honing his craft, steadily building an impressive repertoire of accomplishments. Not only did he edit his own promotional videos for his band projects, but in 1999, he took the plunge and officially embarked on his visual artist career, captivating audiences with his mesmerizing live visuals. He has spent over two decades dedicated to videomaking and live visual performances, collaborating with numerous festivals, live projects, and esteemed brands such as Adidas, Mercedes, and Lufthansa.

What truly sets Om Shira apart is his innate instinct for rhythm, forms, and colors. His unique vision and approach to visual storytelling have been deeply influenced by renowned jazz musicians like Herbie Hancock and iconic directors such as Stanley Kubrick, David Lynch, and Martin Scorsese. It is within this eclectic mix of influences that Om Shira has forged his own distinct style, seamlessly blending visual narration with ample room for improvisation.

Om Shira's impressive body of work includes an array of captivating projects and releases. He has lent his creative vision to directing music videos for his own projects, infusing each frame with his artistic sensibilities. In addition, he has conceptualized and designed mesmerizing visual performances for the stage, leaving audiences awestruck.

Recently, Om Shira has delved further into the realm of short movies, expanding his artistic repertoire beyond music videos. He has a series of short films in the works, set to be released in succession, aligning with his grand concept of creating a complete music album by mid-2024. Each song will be accompanied by its own captivating music video, enhancing the auditory experience with breathtaking visuals.

As Om Shira continues to push the boundaries of visual storytelling, he invites audiences on an immersive journey where emotions, narratives, and aesthetics intertwine harmoniously. His unique blend of technical prowess, artistic vision, and boundless creativity promises to captivate and inspire viewers, leaving an indelible mark on the world of independent cinema.

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Director Statement

There is no life, without death
There is no light, without darkness
There is no time, without space
There is no music, without silence