Art and Experience:Iranian documentary ‘Weavers of Imagination’, directed by veteran Iranian documentarian Seyyed Mohammad Sadegh Jafari grabbed the best foreign language doc. film award in Cardiff International Film Festival.
The first edition of International Cardiff Film Festival was held on Oct. 27-29 in Wales and Weavers of Imagination documentary won the best foreign language doc. film award, Mehr News Agency quoted Empirical and Documentary Cinema Development Center as saying.
This prestigious event was held in Cardiff Bay, East Wales, based on which, approx. 200 documentaries and short stories were featured.
Moreover being nominated at the second edition of Italian Social and Industrial Film Awards, Weavers of Imagination had earlier been announced as the winner of best documentary film at US Moondance Festival and India’s International Festival (Lifft India).
The film will be screened up to the end of Iranian month of Aban (Nov. 21) in San Diego’s PLEBEIAN Festival and OJAI Festival in US State of California. Meanwhile, Weavers of Imagination has also been nominated for the second edition of independent award of Children and Young Adults movie dubbed “WOLVES” which will be held in Lithuania.
The Weavers of Imagination narrates lives of some blind people who weave carpet and spend happy moments when they are together, the report concluded.