16 February 2019 - 17:53
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Iran movie wins INALCO jury award

Tehran, Feb 16, IRNA – Joint Iran-Afghanistan movie 'Rona, Azim’s Mother’, directed by Jamshid Mahmoudi won the jury award in INALCO film festival of France.

Rona, Azim's Mother was selected as the Afghan entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 91st Academy Awards, but it was not nominated.

According to IMDb website, Azim, an afghan refugee, who works at the municipality at night, lives in Tehran along with his family. Being the head of entire family and as the eldest brother, he arranges for his brother Faroogh, and his family along with their mother to be smuggled into Germany.

But at the last moments Faroogh, shamefully makes his decision known to Azim that he's not going to take their mother who is very attached to her grandchildren.

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