Writer/Director: Hassan Nazer
Producers: Nadira Murray (Sylph Productions), Paul Welsh (Edge City Films)
Executive Producer: Jennifer Armitage
Starring: Reza Naji
Screen Scotland funding: The film accessed £50,000 National Lottery and Scottish Government funding through Screen Scotland’s Film Production and Development Fund to support the debut film from Scottish producer Nadira Murray.
In a small provincial Iranian town, the children work hard to support their families. One day nine-year-old Yahya and his friend Leyla find a precious statue. Sharing a passion for cinema, Yahya's boss Naser Khan (Reza Naji) decides to help them find the owner.
Still from Winners - Reza on Rail Tracks, courtesy of Sylph Productions 2022
World Premiere: Edinburgh International Film Festival 2022