Tehrani’s ‘The Manchador’, which is an Iranian-Norwegian film, won the Best European Independent Film 2020 at the French festival.
The short film is about Mina and Saeed, a couple who live in the Iranian capital, Tehran.
In the film, Saeed invents a device in order to change his wife’s mind about moving abroad.
Earlier reports said that Iranian short ‘Funfair’ by Kaveh Mazaheri was named the Best Non-European Independent Dramatic Short at the same event.
The European Independent Film Festival was held online on April 24-26 due to the coronavirus pandemic.