21st Festival 2004

21st Festival 2004

21st Festival 2004

17-22 November

Festival Director: Mohammad Afarideh (CEO of IYCS)

Venue: Tehran Cultural and Artistic Center (Cinema Iran)

Juries of National competition: Sohaila Najm – Manoucher Tayab – Akbar Nabavi – Mohammad Reza Sokoot – Mojtaba Raei
Juries of International competition: Mitzi Goldman –31Andrey Kalpakchi – Christian Braad Thomsen – Masoud Jafari Jozani – Masoud Amrelah Ale Ali
Juries of Art Films competition: Mohammad Afarideh – Ali Bitarafan – Pejman Lashkaripour

Sections:
National Competition
International Competition
Art Films Competition

Peripheral sections:
Azarbaijan-e Gharbi short film
21 Films from 21 Offices of IYCS 2003-2004
Winners of 20 years of IYCS Festival (Tehran Short Film Festival)
A look at Abu-Dhabi Film Festival
Reviewing Denmark’s short films
Celebration:
Reviewing works of a filmmaker: Mohsen Amir Yousefi
Reviewing works of a cameraman: Bairam Fazli

Winners of International Section:
Golden Statuette, Honorary Diploma and 2500$ for Best Animation/32Kerji/Jan Touring/Germany
Golden Statuette, Honorary Diploma and 2500$ for Best Experimental Film/Road/Martin Mejia
Joint Golden Statuette, Honorary Diploma and 2500$ for Best Fictional Film/Ann/Poopak Mozaffari/Iran – 33Contraction, Expansion/Stefan Arsine Witch/Slovenia
Golden Statuette, Honorary Diploma and 2000$ for Best Documentary/Land of Mist/Suvi Andrea Helminen/Denmark
Golden Statuette, Honorary Diploma and 4000$ for Best International Section Film/Little Terrorist/Ashvin Kumar/India
Juries’ Special Prize & Honorary Diploma to Who Do You Love?/Jim McRoberts/England
Juries’ Special Prize & Honorary Diploma to I Speak with God/Kaveh Bahrami Moghaddam/Iran

Winners of Art Film Section:
Golden Statuette, Honorary Diploma and 5000$ for Best Script/The Last Customer/34Nile Monakam/England
Joint Golden Statuette, Honorary Diploma and 10000$ for Best Art Film/Los niños del jardín (Garden Children) /Manuel Martinez Velasco/Spain – Woken Sleepers/Javad Mozdabadi/Tehran
Honorary Diploma and 5 Bahar-e Azadi coins for Script/Pilgrimage/Mehdi Jafari – Mahin Abbaszadeh/Tehran