Art and ExperienceEsmail Monsef’s short movie ‘Ardak’ won Special Jury Award at the International Izmir Short Film Festival held in Turkey.

Ardak is product of Iranian Young Cinema Society (IYCS) that won Special Jury Award of the festival competing with films from Egypt, Macedonia, France, Italy, Portugal, the Netherlands and Spain.

It narrates the story of a man waiting for his son who left the country a few years ago.

The International Izmir Short Film Festival is the largest event of its kind in Turkey, and the first to award prizes to international short films.

The event was held on November 2-6 in Izmir of Turkey.