Three Iranian films win awards at BangkokThai
Art and Experience: Three Iranian films have won awards at the 4th BangkokThai International Film Festival, held in Bangkok, Thailand, the organizers have announced.
“No Date, No Signature” by Vahid Jalilvand won the award for best feature film and “Kupal” by Kazem Mollai won the best cinematography award.
“No Date, No Signature” is about Dr. Nariman, a forensic pathologist who has a car accident with a motorcyclist and injures his 8-year-old son.
“Kupal” tells the story of a hunter and a taxidermist called “Dr. Ahmad Kupal”. On the last day of the year, just moments before the arrival of the New Year, he faces an unexpected challenge.
In the Special Prizes section the award for best direction was given to “Retouch” by Kaveh Mazaheri.
“Retouch” is about a young woman whose husband is trapped under a barbell during a workout, but she declines to save him and, consequently, he dies.
The festival ran from October 14 to 17 and the winners were announced on October 18.
Source: Tehran Times