(Persia Digest) - "Kupal" directed by Kazem Mollaie, won the Best Film Award in the 13th International Huntington Beach Film Festival.
Last night, "Kupal" from Iran won the award for the best film in the thirteenth edition of this festival. Also, "Khorshid Cheraghipour" won the Best Actress award for the short film "Lunchtime" directed by Ali-Reza Ghasemi, which was another film from Iran featured at this cinematic event.
The Huntington Beach Film Festival, which has been held in the Southern California coastal region since 2005, aims to introduce the best of independent cinema to the cinema lovers annually.
Kupal is the first film by Kazem Mollaie, starring Levon Haftvan, Nazanin Farahani, Pourya Rahimi-Sam and a dog named Sharon. The film will be featured next week at the 46th Belgrade International Film Festival and the director will be attending the event.
The 13th Huntington Beach Festival was held in California from 22 to 25 February.