Art and ExperienceIranian short film ‘The Balloon’, directed by Saeed Karimi, will compete at the US and Indian festivals.

The 9th International Children’s Film Festival India and 4th US Children’s Film Festival will host Iran’s The Balloon.

The US event will be held from April 24-28 in North Carolina and the Indian festival kicked off on April 5 and will wrap up on April 13.

The Balloon narrates the story of two street children and the associated events.

The cast includes Erfan Bozorgmehr, Ali Karimi, Mohammadreza Keshvari, Mehdi Hanafi, Arash Ahmadi, Rozhina Ebrahimi, Nader Habibzadegan and Kamyar Talebloo.