When You Hear the Bells
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    When You Hear the Bells

    Au Bruit des clochettes

    Directed by

    Afghanistan, France

    2016

    26 min

    • Farsi

    Drama

    Saman, who is 18 years old, has lived for a long time in the hell-holes of the Bacha bazi. Everything changes one day when a little boy arrives under his roof. He understands that he is to take his place. Told by their master Farriukhzad to teach him to dance, a friendship builds up between the two children.

    Awards

    • Best First Film - Clermont-Ferrand ISFF
    • Best Fiction Film, Special GBVision Jury (International Competition) - Tampere FF

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Arya Vossoughi
    Farhad Faghih Habibi
    Shafiq Kohi
    Screenplay
    Chabname Zariab
    Cinematography
    Eric Devin
    Editing
    Guillaume Saignol
    Sales
    L'AGENCE DU COURT METRAGE
    Production
    ARTE FRANCE
    Chabname Zariab

    Chabname Zariab

    France

    I am fascinated by the complexity of human beings.

    Chabname Zariab is a French-Afghan filmmaker. Se is known for the shorts JE PASSE (2009) and WHEN YOU HEAR THE BELLS (2015), Best First Film at the Clermont-Ferrand ISFF.