Art and Experience: ‘Starless Dreams’ by Mehrdad Oskouei received the honorable mention by the jury panel at Pravo Ljudski Film Festival in Sarajevo.
The documentary film ‘Starless Dreams’ directed by Mehrdad Oskouei was screened in the 12th Pravo Ljudski film festival Saturday and received honorary mention by the jury panel.
The 12th Pravo Ljudski film festival was held November 8-13, 2017 in Sarajevo.
The Pravo Ljudski Film Festival started as educational documentary film screenings for university students and developed, since 2006, into an international festival contributing to the promotion of creative cinema.
The documentary film ‘Starless Dream’ was directed and produced by Mehrdad Oskouei in 2016. It tells the story of teenage girls under 18 who are held in juvenile detention centers. This film is the third part of a trilogy and comes after ‘it’s always late for freedom’ and ‘the last days of winter’.
‘Starless Dreams’ won awards at the 34th Fajr Film festival and the 66th Berlin International film festival (Berlinale). Mehrdad Oskouei won the True Vision award at True/False film festival which is given to the best documentary filmmaker.