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2009-10-17 - 11:59

French Int'l Film Fest to Honor Iranian Director

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian director Majid Majidi's masterpiece 'Song of Sparrows' which has already brought him an array of prizes and acclamations is due to also go on screen in Ciné Jeune de l'Aisne International Film Festival in France this week.

The 27th edition of the festival which is slated to begin on October 16 for eight days will show the best artworks of Majidi.

Meantime, the Iranian director is due to be honored in the event.

The 27th International Film Festival, "Ciné-Jeune de l'Aisne", will take place in Saint-Quentin and in other towns of the Department of Aisne (North East of France).

The aim of the Festival is to present a selection of high quality international feature films likely to be of interest to children and young adults, contributing to a better understanding between different peoples and cultures

The Festival encourages exchanges among professionals in order to promote the distribution of these films.