U.S. festival to screen “The Sea and Flying Fish”

February 22, 2016 - 0:0

TEHRAN – Iranian filmmaker Mehrdad Ghaffarzadeh’s “The Sea and Flying Fish” will go on screen in the official section of the Cinequest Film Festival (CQFF), which will be held in San Jose, California from March 1 to 13.

The 78-minute social drama is about Ehsan, a hearing-impaired teenage boy who has a special talent for painting. Ehsan is kept at a rehabilitation center in Iran so he begins a struggle to escape.

According to the organizers, over 500 filmmakers from about 50 countries have been invited to attend the festival.