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GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL 1995 - 29 July.5 August

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 1995

A bird in flight becomes attracted to earthly temptations, while an earth-bound bird is obsessed with the idea of flight.

Original Title Parvaz
Italian Title Il volo
Category Out of competition
Section Cartoons
Tipology Animation, Short Film
Duration 12'
Production Year 1994
Nationality Iran
Directed by Farkhondeh Torabi

 regista Farkhondeh TorabiFARKHONDEH TORABI

Farkhondeh Torabi (born March, 1965 in Tehran, Iran) is an internationally acclaimed Persian animation director.
She studied psychology at the Alzahra University in Tehran in the mid-1980s. In 1988, she joined IIDCYA (Kanoon) and learned theory and practice of animation under the supervision of Vajihollah Fard-Moghaddam. Torabi was the assistant director of Vajihollah Fard-Moghaddam's film Lili Hosak. which won several international awards.
She started making short animations herself in 1991. She has made several short films of animation since then which most of which have won international awards.