The Doll

31 min.



Director | Elahe Esmaili
Script | Elahe Esmaili
Director of photography | Emad Arad
| Delaram Shemirani, Bahram Emrani
Sound | Mohammad Ghasemi
Composer | Mazyar Jalaleddin
Producer | Elahe Esmaili


After consulting with his relatives a 35-year-old father consents to the marriage of his 14-year-old daughter. As individuals with differing perspectives his family grapples with the decision.


About the director:

BA Graduated in Film, Tehran University of Art, 2016-2020. MA student in Directing, NFTS, 2021-2023. She concerns about children’s and women’s rights; Issues like child marriage, child abuse, neglect, or violence by parents, rape, women-against-women, and social inequalities.