ID : N-624 Date : 2017/11/08 - 14:51
(Persia Digest) – The feature film “The Breath” directed by Narges Abyar has won two awards for Best Director and Best Child Actress from the 24th Minsk Film Festival in Belarus.
The film festival opened on 3 November 2017 and will run until 10 November. “The Breath” is being screened in the Children and Young Adult category with the slogan “Truth, Love, and Beauty”. Its young actress, Sareh Nurmusavi, took the Best Child Actress Award at the Festival.
The feature film has also been sent to the Oscar Academy. To date, it has won six international awards, three of which have been given to director Narges Abyar.
“The Breath” is the story of a four-year old girl who lives in Iran with her grandparents in the 70s. They are witness to a tipping point in the history of Iran, its 1979 Revolution, and the invasion of their country by Saddam Hussein.