Fajr award-winning film ‘6.5 per Meter’ is scheduled to go on screen at the 76th Venice International Film Festival.
The 135-min movie, directed by Saeed Roustaee, will be screened at the ‘Orizzonti’ competition section of the event.
The line-up has been announced during a press conference on Thursday July 25th at the Cinema Moderno in Rome.
The Orizzonti section is an international competition reserved for a maximum of 18 films, dedicated to films that represent the latest aesthetic and expressive trends in international cinema, with special attention to debut films.
‘6.5 per Meter’ is a social drama that deals with the issue of drug taking and addiction.
The upcoming edition of the festival will be held on August 28-Septemer 7, 2019.