MARLON / Marlon

A mother takes her young son to a film audition believing that her son can be a perfect cast. The son, however, is in his own world and seems to have a different opinion about this whole circus around him.

Director: Dornaz Hajiha

Premiere: London IFF

United Kingdom, 2017, 14’, English, CZ subtitles


Wednesday 16. 1.   18:30 – Světozor Small Hall (Block of Shorts 1)

Friday 18. 1.            18:00 – Bio Oko (Block of Shorts 1)    BUY TICKET  


Born in 1988, Dornaz Hajiha holds a BA degree in graphic design and an MA degree in filmmaking from the London Film School. She has also attended the filmmaking workshops of some of the distinguished figures of Iranian cinema such as Abbas Kiarostami and Asghar Farhadi.

Her short film, Marlon, has been screened at many prestigious film festivals and proposes a unique voice in film language that is not similar to any works from Iranian cinematography.