Iranian filmmaker and screenwriter Nima Javidi is set to serve as juror at the 2nd edition of International Amity Short Film Festival to be held in Turkey.
Nima Javidi’s name has appeared at the jury grid of the international competition section of the Turkish film event. Directors and actors from Turkey and Bosnia and Herzegovina make the rest of the jurors.
Born in 1980, Javidi started filmmaking with a short film titled ‘Marathon Champion’ (2000). The first feature film that he directed, ‘Melbourne’, was a total success as it was premiered at the critic’s week in the 2014 Venice Film Festival.
The film was then screened at almost 60 international film festivals, the result of which was some 12 awards, including Best Film award at the 2014 Cairo Film Festival in Egypt an