Arefi, the Shepherd

AREFI, THE SHEPHERD is an uplifting look at the journey of an ordinary shepherd in the desert of central Iran.
Mohammad Arefi is taking care of over 300 goats and sheeps since more than 45 years. But the tradition of an old shepherd family will come to an end in his generation.

Over 40 national and international Festival Screenings
Mumbai Film Festival (Jury Special Mention)
Tromsø International Filmfestival
Tampere Filmfestival International Competition
NUFF winner Best International Film
FiSH Rostock Audience Award
Ekofilm Festival Winner
Kasseler Dokfest

directed, produced, shot& edited | Daniel Asadi Faezi
assistant director | Rohab Moghimi
music | Mohammad Haji Zade

2013 | Iran | 8 minutes | documentary | farsi with english subtitles