The Last Fiction
The Last Fiction recounts a story from Persian poet Ferdowsi's epic masterpiece Shahnameh. It is about Zahak's treacherous rise to the throne in Jamshid in Persia. The young and naive hero Afaridoun will have to save the kingdom and its people from darkness. But he must first conquer his own demons in this portrayal of Persian mythology that reveals human nature.
The world-renowned Iranian vocalist Shahram Nazeri has sung the closing credits song in the movie, which has been acclaimed at several prestigious Iranian and international events.
★The Last Fiction was named best animated film at the 37th Fajr Film Festival in Tehran and at the 3rd Southern Cone International Film Festival-FICCSUR in Valparaiso, Chile.