Original name: (گاو آمریکایی)
Short Film, Iran, 15min
Producer, Writer & Director: Fatemeh Tousi
Production Manager: Emad salmanian
Producer: Majid Eydan
Cast: Ali Akbar sharhanzadeh
In a border village between Iran and Iraq, a group of villagers are doing animal husbandry.
Saheb, the teenage boy who owns the only male American bull, is heavily dependent on his bull and earns money by its servicing for breeding.
- Born in 1990 in Ahwaz, Iran.2012- BA in Environment Engineering, Ahwaz University.She started her career with making some documentary shorts in her birthplace and after a while she became a famous and successful documentary filmmaker who praised in the most important Iranian film festivals.
She was selected as one of the Young Future Talents at the Fajr
International Film Festival 2016 and became able to attend some
awesome workshops and master classes during the festival.
She has also written some novels and stage plays.
The American Bull ls her first experience of making a narrative film.
Mi La Do – Documentary Short – 30 minutes
The City of Night – Documentary Short – 10 minutes
The Shivand River – Documentary Short – 10 minutes
The Blue Song of Love – 2007
Awards & Trophies:
Winner of the Best Film Award at
Younth Cinema Society State Film Festival, Arvand-Abadan
Special Mention for the Best Technical Achievement
at the City International Documentary Film Festival
Nominated for the Best Directing at the Cinema Verite, Iran International Documentary Film Festival
Nominated for the Best Directing at the
Tehran International Short Film Festival