This film confronts the dangerous intersection of religious fanaticism and life-threatening situations. Drawing inspiration from actual events during natural disasters in Iran, it portrays the perilous dilemma faced by individuals entrenched in rigid religious dogma. My personal experiences and observations of such extreme ideologies in critical moments have fueled this narrative. The story aims to challenge viewers to consider the consequences of when unwavering religious adherence collides with the urgent need for survival, questioning whether rigid beliefs should override the instinct to preserve life.

Islamic Republic of Iran

Non-European Dramatic Short

Runtime 00:04:00

Directed by
Reza Abiyat