In Iranian Cinema Competition; The 33rd ICFF Nominees Announced

The nominees of the 33rd International Film Festival for Children and Young Adults (ICFF) have been announced.

According to the 33rd ICFF Public Relations Office, the nominees of the 33rd ICFF were announced at a live meeting by the director of the festival, Alireza Tabesh.

The director of the festival pointed to the execution of the first online festival in the country and expressed his gratitude to the Municipality of Isfahan for supporting Sistan and Balouchestan, and the disadvantaged areas in Isfahan.

Tabesh later announced the nominees of the Corona-Narrative, Web-Series, and Iranian Cinema Competition sections and said the nominees of the International Competition section would be announced at the closing ceremony.


The nominees of the Corona-Narrative Section:

  1. How I Killed Time / Luke Steve Panovich
  2. Stay at Home Heroes / Theodor Nikolov
  3. The Last Meeting / Mohammad Mehdi Fekrian


The nominees of the web-series section:

  1. Kakachi / Jamal Oskouii
  2. COVID-19 / Ali Derakhshi
  3. The Unknown / Jafar Sayadi
  4. Nokhod Nokhod / Reza Vaezi & Mohammad Zare


The nominees of short animated films:

  1. Yes! / Mahin Javaherian
  2. Zack & Zick / Ismael Jabbari
  3. The Eleventh Step / Maryam Kashkouli Nia
  4. I’m Iranian / Alireza Kavyan Rad


The nominees of short films:

  1. I’ll Make It Up to You / Jamal Asadi
  2. Blackness / Khorshid Alami & Negar Najafzadeh
  3. The Chauffeur / Reza Nejati
  4. The City of Honey / Mohammad Moien Rouholamini
  5. The Buffalo / Ibrahim Ashrafpour


The nominees of feature films:

  1. The Cocoon & the Butterfly / Mohammad Salehi Nejad
  2. No. 29 / Hadi Rahimi Khavas


The nominees of best technical and artistic achievements:

  1. Wolf Cubs of Apple Valley / Music by: Masoud Sekhavat Doust
  2. The Sun / Set Design by: Keyvan Moghaddam
  3. The Sun / Cinematography by: Houman Behmanesh


The nominees for best actor:

  1. Wolf Cubs of Apple Valley / Mohammad Reza Aalipour
  2. The Cocoon & the Butterfly / Saleh Malektabar
  3. The Sun / Shamila Shirzad
  4. Mehran / Baset Rezaii


The nominees of best screenplay:

  1. The Wolf Cubs of Apple Valley / Fereydoun Najafi
  2. The Sun / Majid Majidi & Nima Javidi
  3. Mehran / Farhad Rezaii & Roghayeh Tavakoli


The nominees of best director:

  1. The Wolf Cubs of Apple Valley / Fereydoun Najafi
  2. The Sun / Majid Majidi
  3. Mehran / Roghayeh Tavakoli


The nominees of best picture:

  1. The Wolf Cubs of Apple Valley / Majid Barzegar
  2. The Sun / Majid Majid & Amir Banan
  3. Mehran / Farabai Cinematic Foundation produced by Mohammad Pirhadi