‘Life and a Day / Abad va yek rooz‘ directed by Saeed Roostaee has won ‘Reflet d’Or‘ award for Best Feature at the 22nd Geneva International Film Festival Tous Ecrans, Switzerland.
International juries (Feature films):
Michel Merkt – producer (CH), Miss Dirty Martini – actress, dancer and choreographer (US), Denis Lavant – actor (FR), Slimane Dazi – actor (FR), Danielle Arbid – director, actrice and photographer (FR, LB):
‘A genuine feature film, sharp, witty and vibrant, which moved us with its accuracy, scope and energy. The filmmaker presents the poignant chronicles of a family and its issues. Taboo topics, addressed with shrewdness and subtlety, in a culture and a country that cannot leave anyone indifferent.’
Congratulations to Saeed Roostaee, and all involved in the production