Alireza Salehi is an Iranian attendee to compete at the event along with a total of 250 short animated films from around the world.
‘Identity’ depicts the picture of a man who wakes up in an unfamiliar room. He is soon confronted with a full-length mirror and tries to find false identities.
Acclaimed animation ‘This Side, Other Side’ by Lida Fazli also makes another Iranian contender at the festival.
Cartoon Club – International Festival of Animation Cinema, Comics, and Games, with its 36 years of existence, is one of the best-known festivals in the Italian scene.
According to the event’s website, it is a remarkable window for animation works, short films in particular – fiction, educational, experimental, computer graphic – and with a whole section solely dedicated to comics called Riminicomix.
The 36th Cartoon Club Festival will be held from August 9 to 19 in Rimini, Italy.