Bastor, a teenager, wants to go to war with his father in the Iranian-Turanian war, but his father Zarir says that he is still young and will be killed. Zarir goes to war and bravely defeats the Turani warriors, but finally he is killed by the tricks of the Turanis and Bastor wants to take revenge.
Bastor is the only teenage hero of Ferdowsi’s Shahnameh, who rises up against his father Zarir in the Iranian-Turanian war.
The film is based on the two texts of Shahnameh and Yadgar Zariran, which have survived from the Sassanid era, and was also inspired by the story of Dr. Mehrdad Bahar.
Directed by Mohammad Ali Sajjadi (Iran)