TEHRAN (Dispatches) - Iranian animation "Empty View” has received the prestigious Van Gogh award for Best Animation at the 8th Amsterdam Film Festival (AFF) in Netherlands.
The animation directed by Ali Zare Ghanatnowi, depicts the story of a long-awaited mother who hopes to see her son again. The son has been away on war.
The Amsterdam Film Festival welcomes films that capture both the artistry and progressive nature of world cinema today. Created to award films that have potential to move audiences and change perceptions, the Amsterdam Film Festival is devoted to filmmakers who are looking for making themselves understood and to communicate.