Selected Films for the 4th Youth Filmmaking Olympiad of Iran Announced

The titles of the selected films to compete at the 4th Youth Filmmaking Olympiad of Iran were announced.

From among 403 submitted works, The 4th Youth Filmmaking Olympiad of Iran’s Selection Committee has chosen 36 films for the Competition Section and 4 other films and 1 idea as guest films and guest idea at this edition, the 33rd ICFF Public Relations Office reports.

The Film Titles are as follows:

  1. “Amazon” by Paniz Pourmehr from Qazvin
  2. “If Only Our School…” by Mahshad Sa’adat Maleki from Pardis
  3. “Red, Yellow, Green” by Zahra Mahmoudi from Mazandaran
  4. “The Land” by Sa’id Hassanpour from Mazandaran
  5. “Longing for Rain” by Samira Ebadifar from Joghatay
  6. “My City” by Ramtin Bigdeli from Yasouj
  7. “Lenz Magic” by Maryam Rezai
  8. “No Commentary Needed” by Jivar Farajzadeh from Saheb
  9. “The Light Bulb” by Ramin Toranj from Yazd
  10. “The Quarantine” by Arefeh Jafari from Meibod
  11. “On-line” by Mohaddeseh Bazmi from Bandar Abbas
  12. “Corona is Lurking at the Door” by Reyhaneh Tatari from Gorgan
  13. “Se Rook” by Jivar Farajzadeh from Saheb
  14. “Coronah” by Mohammad- Amin Estiri from Eslamshahr
  15. “Pine” by Ma’soumeh Toutakhaneh from Bonab
  16. “Unputdownable Magic” by Youkabed Rahmani from Qazvin
  17. “Grapevines Festivity” by Baharan Aqayi from Qazvin
  18. “Playmate” by Samina Shafi’i from Mashhad
  19. “Depressed Ladle” by Amir-Abbas Khaesifar from Joghatay
  20. “The Adventure of a Pair of Trousers” by Mohammad-Mahan Saleh from Ja’farieh
  21. “Life Space” by Iliya Ramezani from Boushehr
  22. “The Opening” by Matin Rostami from Khomeinishahr
  23. “One-door Distance” by Ma’edeh Esma’ili from Rafsanjan
  24. “Have You Seen the Sun” by Hannaneh Moradian from Isfahan
  25. “Visage” by Atila Ashouri from Karaj
  26. “Like Nobody” by Arefeh Ja’fari from Meibod
  27. “There’s Another Life” by Malek Ma’soumi from Rasht
  28. “Being Fourteen” by Fatemeh Mohiti from Meibod
  29. “Closely Distant” by Seyyed Mohammad-Hossein Hassani Ajdari from Tark
  30. “Grooming” by Ana Jalili from Abadeh
  31. “House of Decency” by Abolfazl Es’haqzadeh from Mazandaran
  32. “Stirrups” by Ava Govashiri from Rafsanjan
  33. “The Last Leaf That Fell” by Aynaz Afrazi from Rafsanjan
  34. “Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder” by Fatemeh Esma’ili from Gonabad
  35. “Me and My Loneliness” by Kasra Alizadeh from Ardabil
  36. “Imagination” by Maryam Rezai from Khomeinishahr

The guest films are:

  1. “Round Here” by Mehdi Jangjou from Borazjan
  2. “Happy Birthday” by Ghazal Farhadi from Shahr-e Kord
  3. “Seeing Hands” by Fatameh Davoudi from Najafabad
  4. “The Frame” by Mahammad-Taha Mansour Samai from Shahriar

The guest idea is

“My Motherlies” by Yasin Tayyebi from Abadan

The 4th Youth Filmmaking Olympiad of Iran is going to be held virtually by Farabi Cinematic Foundation and the Iranian Youth Cinema Society, in collaboration with Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults, Islamic Culture and Communication Organization, Isfahan Municipality and Omid TV, from October 18 to 23, 2020, along with the 33rd International Film Festival for Children and Youth.

Due to the outbreak of the new Corona Virus, based on the multilateral agreement made by the Iranian Cinema Organization, Farabi Cinematic Foundation and Isfahan Municipality, this edition of the festival will be held virtually from October 18 to 23, 2020 under the supervision of Alireza Tabesh.

The Festival will be organized in a competitive format in two different sections; Iranian Cinema Competition and International Cinema Competition.