0936 GMT August 17, 2019
The seventh edition of the International Urban Film Festival will be held in the Iranian capital of Tehran during July 17-22.
The opening ceremony will be held on July 17 which will be followed by the screening of the films between July 18 and July 21, according to IRNA.
Mellat Cineplex will be the main center for holding the festival. The call for participation in the fest was issued in February.
This edition of the festival will comprise five sections including Iran Cinema Competition and International Cinema Competition.
Short films and features as well as documentaries and animated movies from Iran, Italy, Brazil, Germany, Sweden, Russia, Spain, and Austria were screened and competed against each other in the previous editions of the festival.
Affiliated to the Art and Culture Department of the Tehran Municipality, the annual event aims to improve the quality of city life and urban culture and preserve and promote the Iranian-Islamic lifestyle.