Iranian actress Leila Hatami has been elected as the president jury of the 28th Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinemas.
According to IMBD website, the composition of the International Jury of the 28th Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinemas was announced.
Accordingly, the President of the Jury will be Leila Hatami, Iranian Francophone and Francophile actress, winner of Silver Bear in Berlin for “A Separation” by Ashgar Farhadi, an Iranian film with million admissions in France.
The other members are Suha Arraf screenwriter of “The Bride Syrienne” and “The Lemon Trees” as well as director of Villa Touma (Palestine), Zig Dulay director and winner of Cyclo d’or Vesoul 2018 for Baggage (Philippines), and Yerlan Nurmukhambetov director of “The Horse Thieves”, “Road of Time” and “Walnut Tree” awarded at Vesoul 2016, (Kazakhstan).
The International Jury awards three prizes: Le Cyclo d´Or (offered by the Regional Council of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté), the Grand Prix du Jury, and the Prix du Jury (offered by the Departmental Council of Haute-Saône).
The 28th Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinemas will be held February 1-8, 2022.