TEHRAN –(Iranart)- “Alphabet”, Iranian director Kianush Abedi’s acclaimed movie, won the award for best animated film at the 8th FICEE - Ciudad Rodrigo International Festival of Educational and Spiritual Cinema in Spain, the organizers announced on Saturday.
The story in “Alphabet” is set in a town located in nowhere land. It has been years since the people of this town have forgotten the alphabet of life. They have no sight, hearing or speech left… but the words are impatiently waiting to be sung again.
The festival was held in Ciudad Rodrigo from November 9 to 17.
The film has been screened in numerous events around the globe and won honors at some.
Earlier in September, it was selected as best animated movie at the Revolution Me Film Festival in New York.
It was also picked as best short animation at the Festival Sayulita in Mexico in February.
source: Tehran Times