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Bubjan

Bubjan

Bubjan

This is the story of a life lived.

Parwiz Zafari dedicated his life to making Iran a progressive, modern, and free society. He has been living in exile in the U.S. since the Islamic Revolution in 1979. 

Animation director Elyse Kelly

Bubjan

This is the story of a life lived.

Parwiz Zafari dedicated his life to making Iran a progressive, modern, and free society. He has been living in exile in the U.S. since the Islamic Revolution in 1979. 

Festivals & accolades
DOC NYC Film Festival
DOCUTAH Int’l Film Festival
DC/DOX Film Festival
Best Editing – Hollywood ShortsFest
Best Documentary Short – Ojai Film Festival

Director Nicholas Mihm
Producer Lisa Rudin

Animation director Elyse Kelly

Art directors Anna Bron, Joumana Ismail
Storyboard artist Anna Bron
Character designer Joumana Ismail

Animators Joumana Ismail, Aira Joana, Eric Larson, Christine Le
Cleanup & Color Sanjana Chandrasekhar, Ke Ren

Compositors Anna Bron, Eric Larson, Elyse Kelly
GFX & Motion designer Dorca Musseb

Animation consultant Naghmeh Farzaneh
Production assistants
Amy Cazares, Margaret Neely