Art and Experience:  Iranian filmmaker Abedin Mahdavi plans to make his new film about a child rescue in Kobani, a town near the Turkish border that has witnessed months of heavy fighting between Daesh and Syrian Kurdish forces.

The film titled “Avina” is based on a true story, and filming will begin in Iran and will later continue in Kobani, Mahdavi announced in a press release on Monday.

Mahdavi is a filmmaker and photographer who has made over 40 films and documentaries on the impacts of wars on children in Afghanistan, Syria and several other countries.

Source: tehrantimes