Synopsis: Right before Soodeh Sharifzadegan’s second marriage, her 11-year-old son, “Matiar” is kidnapped. After considerable effort, Soodeh is forced to ask for the ransom money from her ex-husband, “Peyman”. After Matiar’s release, Soodeh, being curious, comes to the sudden realization that it was all her son’s plan to provide the grounds for his father’s return.
Kazem Mollaie holds a B.A. in Cinema Directing from “Soore University of Tehran” in 2005. He has been the member of several organizations such as “Iranian Young Cinema Society” (IYCS), the “Iranian Alliance of Motion Picture Guilds” (Khaneh Cinema) and member of Board of Directors of “Iranian Short Film Association” (ISFA). He is known for his first feature movie named KUPAL (2017) and short films like DELETE (2011) and MINUS (2009). His latest film is THE BADGER (2020) that is nominated as the Best Film in the “23rd. Shanghai International Film Festival” [ASIAN NEW TALENT AWARD] in its World Premiere.