The film directed by Manijeh Hekmat will be screened at the 2020 edition of the event.
A lineup of 53 films from 16 Asian countries is to compete at various sections of the festival.
‘Bandar Band’ is a road movie that depicts flooded landscapes of Iran. The movie is filled with music.
Reza Koulqani, Amir-Hossein Taheri, Mahdieh Mousavi and Pegah Ahangarani, the director’s daughter are some of the cast members of the flick.
The film has already participated in a number of global film events, including the Toronto International Film Festival in Canada and the Zurich Film Festival in Germany.
Hong Kong Asian Film Festival (HKAFF) is a film festival held annually in Hong Kong. Started in 2004 as an indie film festival, it has since grown into a large film festival known in Hong Kong.
The 17th edition of the event is scheduled for November 22, 2020.