TEHRAN, May 23 (Mehr News Agency) -- Iranian filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf will be honored at the 23rd Munich International Film Festival, which is to be held from July 15-22, the student news agency ISNA reported here Tuesday.
The festival will also be screening his credits' retrospective.
Makhmalbaf is writing his new film's screenplay in Afghanistan.
The festival also honored other Iranian filmmakers such Mohammad-Ali Talebi and Tahmineh Milani at the 21st and 22nd editions respectively.
The annual event aims to highlight the blockbusters of the cinema world.
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