Greek festival to screen Iranian documentary ‘Instagrammer’
Art and Experience: Social media in Iran is under spotlight in a documentary directed by Sina Kianpour and Greek festical of IDFI will screen the film on Sunday evening.
Sina Kianpour’s documentary film, ‘Instagrammer’, will be screened at the 5th International Documentary Festival of Ierapetra (IDFI) in Greek southern city of Ierapetra where documentaries from Greece and the whole world compete to win the best title.
Written by Mahyar Ghazazani, Sina Kianpour, Shaghayegh Raufi and Amirali Sabouri, the film is about the emergence and growth of the stars and celebrities of the world of Instagram, a social media service for sharing photos. The 2017 documentary is produced by Sina Kianpour.
The IDFI is an annual institution and is divided into Panorama Part where international or national documentary productions (awarded or not), are viewed and the Contest Part.
The awards and prizes of the festival are named as, 1st Documentary award with prize, 1st International Award, 2nd International Award, 3rd International Award, 1st Feature Greek Award, 2nd Feature Greek Award, 3rd Feature Greek Award, 1st Short Greek Award, 2nd Short Greek Award, 3rd Short Greek Award, Special Jury Award, Directing Award, Photography Award, Festival Awards and Audience Awards.
Organized by Xrysea nonprofit corporation, the festival kicked off on August 4th and will come to an end on August 9th.