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Country: Canada, Language: English, 14 mins

  • Director: Anya Chirkova, Meran Ismailsoy
  • Writer: Maziyar Khatam
  • Producer: Anya Chirkova, Maziyar Khatam, James Shani

CGiii Comment

Intense. Disturbing. Incredible performances.

A very special film indeed.


BABA (2023) from Funny Bone Pictures on Vimeo.

The(ir) Blurb...

A middle-aged Iranian man makes a desperate bid to keep his apartment as his relationship with his son unravels.

Cast & Characters

Maziyar Khatam
Amir Zavosh
James Choy
Sina Djamshidiat