Tehran Int’l Short Film Festival to host Expert meetings attended by 5 foreign guests


Iran (Mansour Jahani): The expert meetings of the international section of the 36th Tehran International Short Film Festival was held in Mellat Pardis complex attended by five foreign guests.

The meetings would be attended by Simone Späni from Germany’s Berlin Film Festival (Berlinale), the Turkish director Ugur Sahin, Seigo Tôno director of Japan Short Film Festival, Gerald Weber a member of Sixpack Company and Baptiste Bertin a French producer.

In the first program, Späni would talk about Berlin Film Festival’s short filmsand Berlinale Spotlight: Short Films.

Then the four short films, all of which have already been screened at the Berlin Film Festival including “Planet Sigma” directed by Momoko Seto (France, 2014), “Wishing Well” directed by Sylvia Schedelbauer (Germany, 2018), “Prendre Feu” directed by Michel Soyez (France, 2019) and “Tigre de Tasmanie”, directed by Vergine Keaton (France, 2018) will be displayed in the event.

In the second program, Sahin with Afsoon Mohammadnejad would talk about “Introducing the Distribution of International Short Films”.

In the third program, Tôno would discuss about Japan short films and the country short film festival.

In the fourth program, Bertin and Mohammadnejad address the issue of producing joint film.

Weber would also discuss about Sixpack and distribution of short international films in Europe in the fifth program.

Presided by Sadeq Mousavi, the 36th Tehran International short film festival will be held in Tehran on Nov 9-15, 2019 and 140 films from 25 countries would be displayed in the event. (Please send your news, article, pictorial on our email address <editor@enewspaper.com.pk & WhatsApp +923132434567 PLEASE SEND YOUR COMMENTS Thanks)