Arefi, the Shepherd

(Arefi, ciobanul)
Germany, 2013, 8 min
Directed by
Daniel Asadi Faezi
animals / dessert / Iran @en

Dasht-e-Kavir. At no other place on this planet you would expect less live than in the desert of central-iran. But there is one man facing the power of nature: Mohammad Arefi is a passionate shepherd. Since more than two generations his family is doing this hard job. Every day he takey care of over 300 goats and sheep.

A fascinating portrait on a quiet but funny person.