0106 GMT February 16, 2019
Based on a true story, ‘Golchehreh’ features Taliban in Afghanistan and how they tried to destroy the country's national film archive.
The film has been honored at several festivals and has won the Grand Prix award of the 2011 Batumi International Art-House Film Festival (BIAFF) in Georgia and the Red Rose Award of the 4th Jaipour International Film Festival (JIFF) in India.
Mousaian has made a number of short films, winning several national and international prizes. His debut feature ‘Wishes of the Land’ received the Special Jury Prize at the 2002 Moscow International Film Festival.
The First Middle-Eastern Film & Arts Festival is scheduled for in October 9-12, 2014 in Helsinki, Finland.