|“Sound of My Foot” wins best screenplay award at Chinese festival||
Writers Mehrdad Khoshbakht and Babak Kaydan received the award at the closing ceremony of the event, which was held in the city of Siping on September 14.
Khoshbakht is also the director of the film, which narrates the story of a 12-year-old runner who loses one of his legs in a mine explosion.
The festival also screened “Dream of Cinema”, jointly directed by Iranian filmmakers Hamid and Ali Shah-Hatami.
“Cool Kids Don’t Cry” by Dennis Bots from Belgium won the Award for Best Children’s Feature. The Award for Best Animated Feature went to “Wolf Children” by Mamoru Hosuda from Japan.
Films and animations from Germany, Sweden, Russia, India and several other countries were competing in the festival, which began on September 10.
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