You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Iranian film 'Daughter' wins Golden Peacock Award at IFFI

Press Trust of India  |  Panaji 

The curtains came down on the eight day long of (IFFI) today with Iranian film "Daughter" helmed by Reza Mirkarimi winning the coveted Golden Peacock Award.

Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore conferred this award during the concluding ceremony in the presence of "Bahubali" director SS Rajamouli as the chief guest.



"Daughter" is a story about the girl who exasperated by her father's authoritarian behaviour, announces she is off to Tehran to say farewell to one of her best friends who is leaving for good and what happens thereafter.

For the 2016, the international competition section had total 15 movies which were judged by a panel of jury headed by writer and director Ivan Passer.

Special jury award was won by the film from Republic of Korea "The Throne", directed by Lee Joon-Ik.

The film is about a 18th century king who punishes his own traitor son.

The Best Actor Female award was bagged by Elina Vaska for her Latvian movie "Mellow Mud", directed by Renars Vimba.

The Best Actor Male award was won by Farhad Aslani for "Daughter".

The Best Director award was jointly-shared by Baris Kaya and Soner Caner for Turkish film "Rauf".

"Rauf" is the story of a boy whofinds himself in a big platonic love, in an effort to delight the girl whom he love in a world which loses the colour even in the daylight.

ICFT UNESCO's Gandhi award for the director was won by Mustafa Kara for his film "Cold of Kalandar" and the special Jury mention award was given to Tiffany Hsuig for the Korean movie "The Apology".

The Centenary Award for the Best Debut Feature of the director was won by Pepa San Martin for the film "Ra Ra".

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

Iranian film 'Daughter' wins Golden Peacock Award at IFFI

The curtains came down on the eight day long International Film Festival of India (IFFI) today with Iranian film "Daughter" helmed by Reza Mirkarimi winning the coveted Golden Peacock Award. Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore conferred this award during the concluding ceremony in the presence of "Bahubali" director SS Rajamouli as the chief guest. "Daughter" is a story about the girl who exasperated by her father's authoritarian behaviour, announces she is off to Tehran to say farewell to one of her best friends who is leaving Iran for good and what happens thereafter. For the IFFI 2016, the international competition section had total 15 movies which were judged by a panel of jury headed by writer and director Ivan Passer. Special jury award was won by the film from Republic of Korea "The Throne", directed by Lee Joon-Ik. The film is about a 18th century king who punishes his own traitor son. The Best Actor Female award was bagged by Elina ... The curtains came down on the eight day long of (IFFI) today with Iranian film "Daughter" helmed by Reza Mirkarimi winning the coveted Golden Peacock Award.

Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore conferred this award during the concluding ceremony in the presence of "Bahubali" director SS Rajamouli as the chief guest.

"Daughter" is a story about the girl who exasperated by her father's authoritarian behaviour, announces she is off to Tehran to say farewell to one of her best friends who is leaving for good and what happens thereafter.

For the 2016, the international competition section had total 15 movies which were judged by a panel of jury headed by writer and director Ivan Passer.

Special jury award was won by the film from Republic of Korea "The Throne", directed by Lee Joon-Ik.

The film is about a 18th century king who punishes his own traitor son.

The Best Actor Female award was bagged by Elina Vaska for her Latvian movie "Mellow Mud", directed by Renars Vimba.

The Best Actor Male award was won by Farhad Aslani for "Daughter".

The Best Director award was jointly-shared by Baris Kaya and Soner Caner for Turkish film "Rauf".

"Rauf" is the story of a boy whofinds himself in a big platonic love, in an effort to delight the girl whom he love in a world which loses the colour even in the daylight.

ICFT UNESCO's Gandhi award for the director was won by Mustafa Kara for his film "Cold of Kalandar" and the special Jury mention award was given to Tiffany Hsuig for the Korean movie "The Apology".

The Centenary Award for the Best Debut Feature of the director was won by Pepa San Martin for the film "Ra Ra".

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

image
Business Standard
177 22

Iranian film 'Daughter' wins Golden Peacock Award at IFFI

The curtains came down on the eight day long of (IFFI) today with Iranian film "Daughter" helmed by Reza Mirkarimi winning the coveted Golden Peacock Award.

Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore conferred this award during the concluding ceremony in the presence of "Bahubali" director SS Rajamouli as the chief guest.

"Daughter" is a story about the girl who exasperated by her father's authoritarian behaviour, announces she is off to Tehran to say farewell to one of her best friends who is leaving for good and what happens thereafter.

For the 2016, the international competition section had total 15 movies which were judged by a panel of jury headed by writer and director Ivan Passer.

Special jury award was won by the film from Republic of Korea "The Throne", directed by Lee Joon-Ik.

The film is about a 18th century king who punishes his own traitor son.

The Best Actor Female award was bagged by Elina Vaska for her Latvian movie "Mellow Mud", directed by Renars Vimba.

The Best Actor Male award was won by Farhad Aslani for "Daughter".

The Best Director award was jointly-shared by Baris Kaya and Soner Caner for Turkish film "Rauf".

"Rauf" is the story of a boy whofinds himself in a big platonic love, in an effort to delight the girl whom he love in a world which loses the colour even in the daylight.

ICFT UNESCO's Gandhi award for the director was won by Mustafa Kara for his film "Cold of Kalandar" and the special Jury mention award was given to Tiffany Hsuig for the Korean movie "The Apology".

The Centenary Award for the Best Debut Feature of the director was won by Pepa San Martin for the film "Ra Ra".

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

image
Business Standard
177 22

Upgrade To Premium Services

Welcome User

Business Standard is happy to inform you of the launch of "Business Standard Premium Services"

As a premium subscriber you get an across device unfettered access to a range of services which include:

  • Access Exclusive content - articles, features & opinion pieces
  • Weekly Industry/Genre specific newsletters - Choose multiple industries/genres
  • Access to 17 plus years of content archives
  • Set Stock price alerts for your portfolio and watch list and get them delivered to your e-mail box
  • End of day news alerts on 5 companies (via email)
  • NEW: Get seamless access to WSJ.com at a great price. No additional sign-up required.
 

Premium Services

In Partnership with

 

Dear Guest,

 

Welcome to the premium services of Business Standard brought to you courtesy FIS.
Kindly visit the Manage my subscription page to discover the benefits of this programme.

Enjoy Reading!
Team Business Standard