TEHRAN –(Iranart)- Mehrdad Oskui, the Iranian director of acclaimed documentary films such as “Starless Dreams” and “Nose, Iranian Style”, has been selected as a jury member for the 35th Tehran International Short Film Festival (TISFF).
He will be judging the films in the international competition along with other jury members Virgil Widrich from Austria, Per Fikse from Norway, Mick Hannigan from Ireland, Sari Volanen from Finland, Thom Palmen from Sweden and Krzysztof Gierat from Poland, the organizers announced on Saturday.
The Anthology Film Archives in New York organized a retrospective for Oskui in February 2018. His documentaries have won numerous awards at numerous international events.
Over 70 animated, fiction, experimental and documentary movies will be competing in the TISFF, which will take place in the Iranian capital from November 9 to 14.
source: Tehran Times