Written by Saeed Zamanian, the Iranian screenplay is experiencing it seventh international competition at the Hollywood event.
‘Like a Secret’ has so far taken part at some global events, including the 10th Oaxaca Film Festival in Mexico, the 23rd Flicker’s Rohde Island International Film Festival in the US where it was selected as one of the finalists and the Florence Film Award in Italy where it won the Best Short Screenplay Award.
A brief synopsis for Zamanian’s script reads “Now, he is living in his own world”. He was supposed to start shooting the film, but the filming is postponed because of the coronavirus outbreak.
He has so far developed a good number of screenplays some of which have attended international and national film events.
His short film script titled ‘The Feast of the Goat’ grabbed the Best Script award at the Film Independent’s Script Awards in the US.
This edition of the Hollywood Screenings Film Festival is underway online due to the COVID-19 pandemic.