“Acrid” cast honored at Rome festival
The entire cast of the Iranian film “Acrid” received the best emerging actor and actress honor at the 8th Rome International Film Festival.
Directed by Kiarash Asadzadeh, the film competed at the festival, which was held from November 7 to 18 in Italy.
Actor Mohammadreza Ghaffari, along with the actress Shabnam Moqaddami and Roya Javidnia attended the award ceremony of the festival on Saturday.
“Acrid” depicts the inner feelings of different couples experiencing marital difficulties ranging from disharmonies to disloyalties.
Pantea Panahiha, Saber Abar, Ehsan Amani, Shabnam Moqaddami, Sadaf Ahmadi and Siamak Safari starred in the film.
“Tir”, a documentary about the unlikely career path of a Bosnian truck driver directed by Albert Fasulo, won the Golden Marcus Aurelius award of the festival.