0605 GMT August 10, 2022
Iranian film critic, Hamed Soleimanzadeh, was selected as a jury member of the 17th International Short Film Festival Detmold in Germany, to be held from October 22 to 24.
According to IRNA, Soleimanzadeh has already been selected as a member of the jury panel at the Schlingel International Film Festival in Germany, the 10th Dytiatko International Children’s Television Festival in Ukraine, the 44th Göteborg International Film Festival in Sweden, the River International Film Festival in Italy, the Seoul Guro International Kids Film Festival in South Korea, and the Kolibri International Film Festival for Childhood and Youth in Bolivia.
The German festival aims to offer a cultural exchange, enabling all participants to deepen their experience of life. It wishes to increase the capacity for the integration of formerly alien thought and culture in the lives of the participants, according to the official website of the event.
This festival is one of the most important independent short film festivals in Germany, in which more than 3,000 films from 80 countries are sent every year.
The German festival sponsors emerging and talented filmmakers and is organized into four sections: Documentary, Experimental, Animation and Story.