The Photos

Short Film / Fiction / Drama / IRAN / Release Date 2024

Walking home alone at night, Shayan’s coach runs into and offers him a ride. In the car, the coach gets sexually close to Shayan and eventually assaults him. He then threatens Shayan not to talk about it to anyone.

Director: Behrang Mirzayi


Biography of Director

Behrang Mirzayi was born in 1982 in Tehran, Iran. After finishing High school and getting his diploma in mathematics and a year of studying computer sciences in university, Behrang decided to leave the degree to study cinema. in 2004, he started attending a filmmaking workshop at Iranian Young Cinema Society. In 2012, Behrang moved to the US to study cinema. He got his BA in Cinema from San Francisco State University. In 2018, Behrang went back to Iran to make his first short film, A+. The film was selected and screened in several international film festivals and won awards from Shortshorts and Tirana International Film Festival. “The Photos” is the second short film of Behrang.

Technical Format

Preview Screen-er Format: MP4 H264 (HD 1080, Stereo 320, 48 kHz )
Exhibition Format: DCP & 2K
Language: Persian, Subtitle: English

Distributor & Sales Agent: Finish Films