The White Whale



2020



Animated Short Film

Long years ago, a young man has lost his friends in an air attack on a big river. After 30 years, He is looking for their remains. A White Whale is the only sign he has.

Written and Directed by Amir Mehran
Animator: Jalal Naeimi
Concept and Background Designer: Naeim Azad
Character Designer: Abolfazl Boroumandi
Composer: Pejman Khalili
Sound Designer: Arash Ghasemi. Mohammad Ghasemi
VFX and 3d Compositor: Masoud T.Momeni
Compositor and Editor: Amir Mehran
Storyboard Artist: Amar Ghanbarzade
Color Grading: Hamidreza Fatourehchian. Borna Jamshidi
3D Modeler: Mohammad Shahrabi
Produced by Amir Mehran
In Association with Aduren Studio
Production Company: Documentary and Experimental Film Center (DEFC)
Animation, 10 Min, 2020

Festivals:
- 14th national Razavigorgan short film festival 2021 Iran
- The 37th Tehran international short film festival 2020 Iran
- 36th Warsaw international film festival 2020 Poland

Awards:
- Second Place in 14th national Razavigorgan short film festival 2021 Iran (The White Whale)
- Best Animated Short in 36th Warsaw Film Festival 2020 Poland (The White Whale)