Payvand.com - The 2nd Annual Noor Film Festival was held from April 6 to April 13, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. This year's theme was on Women with emphasis on documentary films from Iranian filmmakers around the world.
Jahangir Golestan receives his award
And the winners are:
Best Animation: Rebirth of Rostam by Saeid Ghahari
Audience Favorite: Mystic Iran by Aryana Farshad
Best Story: Bam 6.6 by Jahangir Golestan
Theme Award: Hidden Generation by Armin Palangi
Best Documentary: Bam 6.6 by Jahangir Golestan
Best Director: Bam 6.6, Jahangir Golestan
Siamak G Productions and Beyond Persia will premiere Noor Film Festival in San Francisco this Fall.
NFF will premiere in other U.S. cities as well as Europe in 2009. Stay tuned...
Message from the festival organizers: Thank you for making the 2nd Annual Noor Film Festival a great success. We could not have been able to accomplish this big task without the support of our sponsors, media outlets, and patrons.
Noor's Mission/Vision: To foster a greater appreciation of Iranian-American culture and its contribution to the American cultural landscape, independent of religious and political ideology, through the medium of cinema.
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