TEHRAN (Iranart) - “Under the Smoky Roof” directed by celebrated filmmaker Pouran Derakhshandeh has received five nominations at the Nice International Filmmaker Festival in France, May 5-12.
Best supporting actor (Shahram Haqiqat-Doust), best supporting actress (Azita Hajian), best cinematography (Masoud Salami), as well as best original screenplay and best director for Derakhshandeh, are the five nominations received by the movie, Mehr News Agency reported.
The family drama, starring Farhad Aslani and Merila Zarei in leading roles, deals with the social and emotional dilemma of divorce in Iranian culture.
In the movie, Shirin has problems with her husband and the young son is struggling to communicate with them, which leads to a crisis.
source: FINANCIAL TRIBUNE