The 18th Busan Int'l Film Festival will be held this October in the South Korean city with many Iranian films included in its line-up this year. According to ISNA, in this edition of the most important cinematic event in Asia, 12 Iranian filmmakers will have a total of 11 films, of which 9 have been produced entirely in Iran.
Sarikend, Mehdi Parizad's debut feature film will premiere in the New Currents competition section of Busan. Leading Iranian female filmmaker Rakhshan Bani-Etemad has also been appointed President of Jury at this section.
September 11, 2013