Jana lives with her mother, father and grandfather in a desolate village in the mountains somewhere in Iran. The village is dependent on water to survive, and Jonna finds her own way to help her family . Dry land is a poetic short story about dreams, fantasies and the power of imagination.


Based on a story by Farima Piroospay. Directed by Jonathan Lewald together with Farima Piroozpay. Filmed and edited by Jonathan Lewald. Filmed in Abyaneh, Iran 2016. Lenght: 15 mins Format: DCP