‘A Moment’ awarded 2 trophies in Italian filmfest
Art and Experience: ‘A Moment,’ a production of Iranian Youth Cinema Society’s Ardabil branch, was awarded prize for Best Photography. Rozbeh Rayega received the trophy as film director of photography.
During the festival, held June 29-2 July in Rome, and its closing ceremony on Saturday night, ‘A Moment’ managed to bag the second award, Reset Doc Dialogue on Civilization as well. It is given to a film expressing a particular originality in its form and content in regard to the theme of Human Rights.
“Created in 1994 with Michelangelo Antonioni as godfather, the festival has told over 23 years and through thousands of short films the complex and intricate story of our changing cultures from all over the globe. Growing into a hub of young talents, who are offered a platform to show their first works, Capalbio Cinema screens the best of the world short film production. Its ambition is to affirm a position as a creative accelerator, industry meeting location and training initiatives,” the official website of the festival writes.
Among the crew of ‘A Moment’ are director of photography Rozbeh Raygan and Hassan Shabankareh as sound recorder. Among the cast are Ghorban Najafi, Ghafour Maleki, Behzad Davari, Daioush Ghanbani, Yousef Yazdani, and Siamak Adib, all unknown actors of native Ardebil.