Empty Paper Bag
Horror Short from Iran
in Farsi with subtitles
Length: 37 minutes
Screens: Thursday, February 27: Block 1
Directed By: Majid Sarvini
Produced By: Majid Sarvini
Sam suffers mental disorder in grasping images. He is not able to recognize familiar faces and just recognizes the voices. His brother tries to help him but Sam’s delusions cause him to see his brother as an enemy.
Majid Sarvini was born in 1970 in Sari in Iran and holds a Bachelor’s degree in mathematics. Empty Paper Bag is first film.
2011 Best Shorts Competition Festival California – Award of Excellence
2011 Bridge Fest Cooltura Vancouver, Canada – 3rd Place
2013 Harlem International Film Festival – Best Short