UKIFF

Yahya Didn't Keep Quiet (Yahya Sokoot Nakard)

Seven-year-old Yahya is being looked after by his aunt while his dad is away. A strange aunt with a life full of secrets and a controversial reputation. As Yahya adapts to this new, mysterious world he also sets out to seek the meaning of life. An adventure that will cost him dear.

'Yahya Didn't Keep Quiet' won Best Film at the 2016 Tripoli International Film Festival, Lebanon. Kaveh Ebrahimpour's movie also screened at the 2016 Bengaluru International Film Festival and the 26th Festival of Films from Iran in Chicago.

Directors:

Safi Yazdanian

Stars:

Ali Mosaffa, Leila Hatami