Inspired by the Baha'i Writings, the film asks us how deep are the bonds that tie? How tenuous are our emotional attachments and our motivations that drive our feelings of joy and grief? We want to spark ideas and discussion, not knowing where it may lead for each person, of whether loss is truly loss, permanence is truly permanent and whether the cords that are embedded in the fabric of our lives are, in fact, illimitable.
Saba who works as a camera operator and cinematographer in and around China does an amazing job photographing these brilliant child actors. His Chinese style marshal arts flavor makes a few cameo appearances along the way.
After a year or so on the festival circuit it looks like Soul Pancake has picked it up as the online distributor.
Written, Directed and Produced by Neysan Sobhani.
Cinematography by Saba Mazloum.
Cast: Joshua R. & Maxwell O.