TEHRAN.(Iranart) - The International Green Film Festival has announced the jury members of its cinema section -- four Iranians and three international judges.
Iranian members of the jury include actress Hedieh Tehrani, filmmaker Mani Mirsadeqi, TV and radio producer Esmaeil Mirfakhraei and film producer Akbar Alemi. Foreign judges are Italian festival director Gaetano Capizzi and two cineastes from Belgium and Ireland.
Green festival seeks to highlight sustainable tourism in line with the objectives of the UN World Tourism Organization that has named 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development.
As Iran’s sole event on environmental motion pictures, the festival was founded in 1999.
The 6th edition of the festival opened on Saturday and will be held simultaneously in Tehran and some other cities until Sept. 15.