Iranian short animated piece ‘Greyish’ directed by Eqbal Shirzaei-Sani was nominated for the Audience Choice Award for Best Short Film at the 12th edition of Montevideo Fantastic Film Festival in Uruguay.
Iranian documentary, ‘Kiarostami and His Missing Cane,’ which is about the world-renowned filmmaker, Abbas Kiarostami, has won an award for best documentary feature at the fourth Salto Independent Film Festival in Uruguay.
Uruguay twice came from behind to draw 2-2 against a young Japan side in the Copa América with the help of two questionable refereeing decisions and will have to wait until its final group game to book its place in the quarterfinals.
France has dispatched two former World Cup winners in the knockout stage but is still far from a polished product and only getting better, suggested coach Didier Deschamps in an ominous warning to the semifinal opponent Belgium.
The France men’s national football team, nicknamed Les Bleus (The Blues), has secured a place in the semifinal round of the 2018 Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup in Russia, overcoming Uruguay in a quarter-final showdown.
Uruguay and Argentina drew 0-0 in an uninspiring but hotly contested World Cup qualifier in Montevideo on Thursday, a result that leaves both sides still needing points to guarantee a place at Russia 2018.