|The Painting Pool|
|Directed by||Maziar Miri|
|Written by||Hamed Mohammadi|
|Produced by||Manouchehr Mohammadi|
|Starring||Shahab Hosseini |
Fereshteh Sadre Orafaee
|Distributed by||Iranian Independents|
The Painting Pool (Persian: حوض نقاشی, translit. Hoze Naghashi) is a 2013 Iranian drama film written and directed by Maziar Miri. The film released on March 13, 2013 in Tehran and centers upon the interpersonal dynamics between a set of mentally challenged parents and their child. Iran reviewed the movie as a potential selection for contention for a 2014 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, but did not select the film.