• Wed / 2 October 2019 / 14:23
  • Category: Culture and Art
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‘Axing’ sweeps major awards at San Francisco Iranian Film Festival

برندگان جشنواره فیلم ایرانی سانفرانسیسکو

Tehran (ISNA) - 12th San Francisco Iranian Film Festival announced the winners of the 2019 Sepanta Awards.

During the event held on September 28-29 in San Francisco, ‘Axing’ directed by Behrooz Shoaibi won the major awards including, Best Feature Film, Best Director, Best Actor (Amin Hayaei), Best Actress (Sara Bahrami) and Best Screenplay (Hossein Torabnejad and Azita Iraee).

Acclaimed cinematographer, Alireza Zarrindast also won the 2019 Sepanta Award of the Best Cinematography for ‘White Fish Season’ and ‘Song of God’ directed by Aref Mohammadi won the Best Documentary award.

‘Short Wave’ by Mohammad Esmaeili won the Best Short Film and Best Short Director awards at the festival.

The complete list of winners of 12th San Francisco Iranian Film Festival is as follows:

Best Film: Axing

Best Director: Behrooz Shoaibi for Axing

Best Actor: Amin Hayaei for Axing

Best Actress: Sara Bahrami for Axing

Best Screenplay: Hossein Torabnejad & Azita Irani for Axing

Best Cinematography: Ali Reza Zarrindast for White Fish Season

Best Documentary: Song of God

Best Short Film: Short Wave

Best Short Film Director: Mohammad Esmaeili for Short Wave

Best Short Film Screenplay: Mosayeb Hanaie for Before Darkness

Best Short Documentary: Only Voice Remains by Makez Rikweda

Best Short Film Actor: Arshia Zeinali for In Perspective

Best Short Film Actress: Linda Kiani for Driving Lesson

Best Short Film Cinematography: Behdash Kameh Zari for Drowned

Best Children’s Film: Absent by Ali Khamehparast

Best Music Video: Badi Baram by Pooya Misaghi

Best Animation: Once Upon a Time by Mahin Javaherian

Best Experimental Film: Let’s Blossom by Delaram Pourabdi

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