Private Project

Kallima

A little girl, who is on the verge of puberty, goes with her father to catch butterfly. Her father is killed there by accident. Now she is experiencing her adolescence with new problems.

  • Ashkan Ahmadi
    Director
  • Ashkan Ahmadi
    Writer
  • Ashkan Ahmadi
    Producer
  • Kani Hamzeii
    Key Cast
    "Rojan"
  • Srwa Hassani
    Key Cast
    "Teacher"
  • Saman Seyed ebrahimi
    Key Cast
    "Father"
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Runtime:
    14 minutes 51 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    April 1, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    5,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Country of Filming:
    Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Language:
    Kurdish
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Austin film festival
    Austin, Texas
    United States
    October 25, 2019
    North American Premier
    Official selection
  • Duhok film festival
    Duhok
    Iraq
    September 13, 2019
    National Primier
    Official selection
  • Whistleblower Summit & Film Festival

    United States
    July 28, 2020
    Official selection
  • Kinomorphia Film Festival
    Sofia
    Romania
    September 1, 2020
    Official selection
  • London Kurdish Film Festival
    London
    United Kingdom
    April 24, 2020
    Official Selection
  • Sao Paulo International Film Festival
    Sao Paulo
    Brazil
    August 20, 2020
    Official selection
  • International Children's Rights Film Festival
    Bursa
    Turkey
    November 20, 2020
    Official Selection
  • Nostalgia Film Festival
    Como, Lombardy
    Italy
    September 21, 2021
    Official selection
Distribution Information
  • Ashkan Ahmadi
    Country: Iran, Islamic Republic of
    Rights: All Rights
Director Biography - Ashkan Ahmadi

Ashkan Ahmadi
Filmmaker / Scriptwriter
Filmography:
1. People Are Distant (Fiction/11min/color/Dvcam/2001)
2. A woman from fog tribe (Fiction/14min/color/Dvcam/2003)
3. The Wooden Stake (Fiction/18min/color/Dv/2004)
4. Not been taken photos (Fiction/11min/color/Dvcam/2007)
5. The pilgrims of pomegranate valley (Fiction/12min/color/35mm/2007)
6. The Lagoon (Fiction/11min/color/Dvcam/2008)
7. The Oven (Fiction/14min/color/Dv/2008)
8. The abandoned Faces (Fiction/14:30min/color/HD/2014)
9. The wet suitcase (Fiction/11 min/color/HDV/2017)
10. Kallima (Fiction/15 min/color/4k/2019)

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