Art and Experience: The animated film ‘For Freedom’ directed by Ahmad Khoshniat has been accepted into the screening program of the first Asia Peace Film Festival in Pakistan.
‘For Freedom’ has been selected to compete at the first edition of Asia Peace Film Festival (APFF). This festival is held in Pakistan with the assistance of 11 Asian countries in order to commemorate the International Day of Peace which is observed annually on September 21. APFF runs through September 18-20, 2017.
‘For Freedom’ is an artistic work which has a poetic take on the last moments in the life of Iranian poet and journalist Farrokhi Yazdi.
According to the festival’s website, their mission is to engage filmmakers, artists, performers, academics and members of creative community to unravel the delicacies of diversities and locate common grounds across cultures and societies.
The International Day of Peace also known as World Peace Day is dedicated to world peace, specifically the absence of war and violence.