(Persia Digest) – Elaheh Nobakht, international distributor of Iranian films and documentary-maker, has joined the jury panel at the 13th International Oriental Film Festival of Geneva (FIFOG) in Switzerland.
ILNA News Agency reports that other judges on the panel are Swiss French actress Marie-Eve Musy and Moroccan Malak Dahmouni, Director of Rabat International Film Festival.
This edition of the Festival focuses on hope, and aims to study women’s social issues and their endeavors for a better life. It is also an advocate of giving credit to women in the cinema through the lens of creative directors. The Festival will run from 21-29 April 2018 in Geneva.
A total of 12 short films are participating here, including “Gaze” by Farnoosh Samadi from Iran and “La terre où je me noie” by Negin Khazaee from Iran produced in France.