Six Turkish films to be showcased in Iranian film festival

Published 13.04.2017 23:44
Wings of My Father, directed by Kıvanç Sezer
Wings of My Father, directed by Kıvanç Sezer

Six Turkish films will be featured at the 36th annual Fajr Film Festival scheduled to be held in Iran's capital Tehran between April 21 and April 28.

At the festival, "Babamın Kanatları" (My Father's Wings) by director Kıvanç Sezer will be competing in the "International Competition," category while M. Abdülgafur Şahin's "Sevmekten" (Because of Love) will be featured in the "Short Film" category.

In addition, Turkish feature film "Rauf" and short film "Güney Kutbu" (South Pole) will be contesting in the "Eastern Vista," segment, which has Turkish director and screenwriter Zeki Demirkubuz as a member of the jury.

"Kalandar Soğuğu" (Cold of Kalandar) by Mustafa Kara and Ceyda Torun's "Kedi" (Cat) will also be screened at the festival, with the former in "Green Screen" category, which is reserved for films focusing on environmental issues, and the latter in the category of "Documentary."

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