0159 GMT July 18, 2019
Directed by Alireza Dehghan, ‘Owsia’ is about Zarach Qanat in Yazd, the longest of its kind in the Middle East, which was inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage list last year. ‘Owsia’ brings focus to the dying out of the qanat, which is attributed to negligence and faulty life style, IRNA reported.
The Spanish festival is an initiative run by the Museo de Ciencias at the University of Navarra. It is a film festival that aims to raise awareness about science among young people by offering a refreshing, modern take on scientific knowledge.