0249 GMT January 17, 2019
'Pet Man' tells the story of an animal dealer who falls asleep in his shop and has a nightmare about being trapped inside a cage. In his attempt to escape from the animals, he encounters various obstacles, Mehr News Agency reported.
The Iranian animated film will be screened at the 10th China International Green Film Week which will be held from October 10-14, 2018.
The festival's mission is "to carry the memories via films, to protect the future via cameras".
According to the festival's website, China International Green Film Week is a "large-scale film culture event held by Chinese filmmakers to raise awareness of animal, nature and environment protection".
In its earlier screenings, 'Pet Man' won some international awards including one for the best animated film at NEZ International Film Festival in India, another for the best characterization in Kent's Canterbury Festival, the accolade for the best animation at the Largo International Film Festival in Switzerland, the award for best animated eco film at International Animation Film Festival Golden Kuker in the Bulgarian capital of Sofia and the Best Animation Short Film award at the Second São Paulo Times Film Festival.