“Retouch” wins Golden River at Italian filmfest  

July 1, 2018

TEHRAN – “Retouch”, Iranian director Kaveh Mazaheri’s acclaimed movie, won the Golden River and Audience Choice award at the 12th River Film Festival in Italy on Saturday, the organizers announced.

The film and a selection of other short films were screened in the “Iran, Country in Focus”, a section dedicated to Iranian films at the festival, which took place in the Italian city of Padova.

“Retouch” is about a young woman whose husband is trapped under a barbell during a workout, but she declines to save him and, consequently, he dies.

Photo: A scene from “Retouch” by director Kaveh Mazaheri


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