The Shepherd

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Director: Rahman Pouladian
Producer: Rahman Pouladian and Ali Gholamhoseini
Screenwriter: Rahman Pouladian

This film is about the lying shepherd. But this shepherd does not lie. Robbers plan to steal his herd. He hears wolves’ howlings three different times. The first time he heards the howlings, he thinks the wolves are about to attack his herd, and he runs to the village for help. But when villagers come to help, there is no evidence of any wolves and the herd is intact. The third time he heards the howling of the wolves, he runs once again to the village, but this time no one comes to help and when he returns to his herd he realizes that theves have stolen all his sheep.