Baku, March 2, AZERTAC
Azerbaijani filmmaker Fehruz Shamiyev’s “Road” film was named the best movie in the international section of the 9th Ruyesh Short Film Festival in Tehran, Iran.
The film was produced by Fehruz Shamiyev. The scriptwriters are Fehruz Shamiyev himself and Elchin Huseynbeyli, Azerbaijani writer. The main parts are played by Gabil Guliyev and Rauf Shahsuvarov.
“War in Safe Areas” directed by Mohammad Alsaed from Lebanon won the award for best documentary.
“Painting Sheet in the Media” by Syrian director Lama Tayara and “Twins” by Algerian filmmaker Ahmed al-Amin shared the award for best animation.
The festival, which ran from February 24 to 27, was organized by the Art Bureau of Iran’s Islamic Ideology Dissemination Organization.