Feb 27, 2019, 12:36 AM
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‘Derssage’ shines in French Cine Junior Film Festival

Tehran, Feb 26, IRNA – The film ‘Derssage’ directed by Pouya Badkoubeh was selected as the best film by the student jurors in the 29th edition of Cine Junior Film Festival in France.

The festival attended by 25,000 children and juniors is considered biggest youth film festival in France which is held in the feature and short films competitive sections.

Cine Junior Film Festival promotes 'films that develop the youth's artistic awareness as well as to make these films available and accessible to a larger audience through the distribution and cinema theaters networks.”

The Iranian feature has previously won Best First Film Award at the 36th Fajr Int’l Film Festival as well as Golden Gazelle Award for Best Feature Film at the 7th Persian Int’l Film Festival in Australia and received jury award at the 68th Berlin Int’l Film Festival (Berlinale) in Germany.

Ali Mosaffa, Shabnam Moqaddami, Houshang Tavakkoli, Alireza Sanifar, Alireza Aqakhani, and Siamak Adib are in the cast of the film.

Festival Ciné Junior 2019 kicked off on February 13 and ended on Feb. 26.

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