Art and Experience: The 34th Fajr International Film Festival announced the jury for the official competition section, Cinema Salvation, on Saturday.
Directors Majid Majidi and Nasser Taqvai from Iran are among the members of the jury.
The jury also includes Chinese filmmaker and producer Tian Zhuangzhuang, Spanish director José Luis Guerín, producers Ivo felt from Estonia and Zeynep Ozbatur Atakan from Turkey, and Canadian writer Emmanuel Prevost.
Fifteen movies by filmmakers from around the globe will compete in the official section of the festival, which will be held at Tehran’s Charsu Cinema Complex from April 20 to 25.
Among the films are “1944” directed by Elmo Nuganen from Estonia, “Amama – When a Tree Falls” by Asier Altuna from Spain, “El Clásico” by Halkawt Mustafa from Iraq, “Dawn” by Laila Pakalnina from Latvia and “Walking Distance” by Alejandro Guzman Alvarez from Mexico.