Art and ExperienceThe 30th International Film Festival for Children and Young Adults has announced the list of nominees for the first edition of its screenplay competition under the motto “New Ideas.”

The list of competing works is as follows:

Fariba Ashouei / The Story of Green Village
Fatemeh Amousni, Farhad Poursaeedi / Mother
Ali Ehsani / Murmurs
Hoda Arbaboun / Passengers
Niaz Esmaeelpour / The Double Life of Navid
Maryam Amini / Ehsan and the Alchemist
Vali Bagheri, Afsaneh Aqanejad / The Ladder
Maliheh Bakhtiari / My Letters to the President
Ahmadreza Tajedin / The Soil Field
Samadreza Joudaki, Hossein Ameri / Name and Surname
Saeed Khajeh Afzali / Hana’ei
Hossein Khorzoghi / Sea-Colored
Amir Abbas Rasafi / Fly Veria
Ali Roueen / Jamshid and the Sun
Saeed Serajedin / Karoun’s Kids
Mohsen Sartipi / The Age of 14
Fahimeh Soleimani / For the Sake of BiBi
Zeynab Sharifat / Habib
Mahboubeh Sadeghi / The Rainiest Pray
Maryam Sadeghi, Mohsen Zamani / Visiting My Parents
Mohammad Ali Taheri / Hassani + the Monster
Houman Farokhpey Samsami / The Children of Pain
Nazanin Farokhlou / The Convolvulus
Hossein Fazlolahi / Sometimes, the Clouds
Afshin Liaghat / Seven Rains
Bahareh Mahouti Zerei / The Problem of Zoo
Maryam Mohammadi / He’s Not My Father
Narges Elahi / The Final Winner

The International Film Festival for Children and Young Adults is annually organized by Farabi Cinema Foundation in affiliation with the Iranian Organization of Cinema and Audiovisual Affairs.

It is an event that celebrates films made for children and youth. The festival supports emerging filmmakers with innovative cinematic visions and ideas. It is also an event that serves as a platform for professionals to come together and exchange ideas.

The 30th edition of IFFCY will be held from June 30 to July 6, 2017 in the Iranian historic city of Isfahan.