The film had its fourth international presence at the Brazilian festival, IRNA reported.
‘Sofa’ was nominated for best director, best screenplay, best cinematography, and best costume design and make-up.
The short film had previously participated in London Lift-Off Film Festival, First-Time Filmmaker Online Sessions in Toronto, and Crossroads International Short Film Festival in Turkey.
The short film describes the story of a boy who had to gather money to buy furniture for his sister’s marriage proposal ceremony.
Mani Haqgoo, Taraneh Hamedi, Abolfazl Karami, Mahtab Mousavi and Amir-Ali Farhadi are among the cast of the film.
The festival was established in the city of São Paulo, the largest capital in Latin America, known for bringing together cultures from different countries.