Iran director Parviz Shahbazi has been selected as presiding jury member at 2018 Bogazici Film Festival in Turkey.
Shahbazi who won the Best Director award from the last year edition of the festival for his movie 'Malaria', will attend the 6th edition of the film event as the jury president of the International Feature Film Competition section.
The Iranian director has so far made a number of films including his latest title 'Gold'. He has also tried his hand in script writing, the result of which has been some successful screenplays such as 'Deep Breath' (2002), 'The Girl's House' (2014) and 'Malaria' (2015).
Bogazici Film Festival also known as the International Bosphorus Film Festival aims to provide a contribution to the development of ethics, aesthetics and technical cohesive movies.
The sixth edition of the festival is scheduled to start October 26th, 2018.