As a boy steps into adulthood, and moves on into old age, he re-imagines the precious moments he once shared with his father.
Afshin Roshanbakht was born in 1990 in Tehran. He has a graphic associate degree from Shahid Rajaee Lahijan University. He passed the online course of EXPLORE ANIMATION from London NATIONAL FILM AND TELEVISION SCHOOL. He began his professional work in field of photography and illustration from 2005. He has participated in several single and group exhibitions. He was introduced to the world of pixelation animations in 2006. After many experiences he was interested in Stop Motion ,he tried to focus his experiences on this field. He and his associates formed a group named “Halachin” in 2009 in Rasht city ,that works in the field of Stop Motion animation and miniature modeling specifically.
Vahid Jafari was born in 1991 in Rasht. He has a graphic associate degree from Lahijan university. He has a bachelor of graphic design degree from Anzali Elmi Karbordi university . He passed the online course of EXPLORE ANIMATION from London NATIONAL FILM AND TELEVISION SCHOOL. He began his professional work in the field of character design ,illustraion in 2003. He has takepart in many festivals and designed characters and mascots for commercial brands. He began to work in the field of animation with 2D technic in 2005. After several experience he tend to stop motion technic. He has been active in the field of making puppets and animation since the group was formed in 2009.
Festivals & Awards
Winner Best Stop Motion & Winner Best Art Direction – Festival International Brazil Stop Motion 2015
Winner Best of Show – Animation/Experimental – Speechless film festival 2016
Winner best Animation & Winner best Score – All Shorts Irvington Film Festival 2015
ASIFA Iran Honorary Diploma – Tehran Intonational short film festival 2015
Winner Best Environmental Film – Professionals 3RD PLACE – Anim!Arte Brazil 2015
Winner Best Animation – Queens World Film Festival 2016
Winner BEST International Animated Short
Winner Best Animated Film – Ridgefield Independent Film Festival 2016
Winner Best Animated Film & Best Music Score (People’s Choice Award) – High Desert International Film Festival 2016
Best Animation – Down East Flick Fest 2016
Best Animation – Neu World International Film Festival 2016
Nomination for Best Story of Baros International Animation Festival (BIAF) Indonesia 2015
BLOW-UP Arthouse Film Festival – Chicago 2015
Crystal Palace International Film Festival London 2015