25/5 — 1/6/2022
62nd International Film Festival
for Children and Youth

About film


Section: Panorama

The End of Dreams (2017) 10

Iran | 2017 | 92 min.

Arash lives with his family in a village near a green forest. One night, he decides to go horseback riding and without his parent's permission. He takes a mare which has been held in their trust, but they both fall. The next morning, the mare dies after giving birth to a foal and he loses his sight due to the fall. He dreams about seeing Teezpa (the foal). His Parents try to find a way to cure his blindness. Then one day he meets the real owner of the dead mare and tells the true story of that night. By talking to him, Arash finds a truth beyond his dreams.

Duration92 min
SubtitleEnglish, Simultanneous transla
Directed by Mohammad Ali Talebi
Screenplay Mohammad Ali Talebi
Director of Photography Ali Mohammad Qasemi
Music Siyavash Talebi
Edited by Hassan Hassandoost
Contact Kanoon - Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children & Young Adults


An Iranian screenwriter, director and producer. He studied film and directing at the Tehran University of Art. From his award-winning films we'll mention the dramas The Wall (Divar, 2008), Wind and Fog (Bad o meh, 2011), The Promise (Ghoul, 2014) and Violinist (2016).

Friendship, Family, Drama, Illness, Positive Choices, Exotic, Children with parents, Children with parents

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