Galin documentary in Turkey’s fest
Orumieh, The 27-minute film of 'Galin' (Bride) directed and produced by Mehdi Heidari on the theme of the wedding ceremony of the people of Iran's West Azerbaijan has participated at the Foca Festival in Turkey.
Director of Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) public relations of West Azerbaijan Amir Turkmani, said in an interview with the Islamic Republic (IRNA), 'The festival is held on October 18-21 and this fictional documentary was also selected at the Ankara Documentary Film Festival in Turkey in 2017.'
Turkmani said that the characters in this documentary experienced the nomadic life along with Qarapapag Folk in Naghadeh, adding, 'Amin Asadi is photographer, Vahid Masumi is director of production and stage designer and Pouya Shakibi is assistant director in the documentary.'
He added that this documentary was produced in five 30-minute parts in IRIB of West Azarbaijan and in every episode region's customs were displayed.
Turkmani noted that the production of this documentary lasted 7 months. The documentary was not limited to Qarapapaq, but the tribes of that region had a good cooperation with its production factors.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA