‘Under the Smoky Roof’ nominated in 5 categories at NICE

Iranian feature ‘Under the Smoky Roof’, directed by Pouran Derakhshandeh, has been nominated in five different categories at the 4th NICE International Film Festival, France.

Pouran Derakhshandeh’s ‘Under the Smoky Roof’, starring Farhad Aslani and Merila Zarei, is based on the social and emotional dilemma of divorce in Iranian culture.

The movie has been nominated for Best Cinematography for Foreign Language Films (Masoud Salami), Best Supporting Actress (Azita Hajian), Best Supporting Actor (Shahram Haghighatdoust), Best Script for Foreign Language Films (Pouran Derakhshandeh), and Best Director for Foreign Language Films (Pouran Derakhsahndeh).

NICE International Film Festival of World Cinema in the South of France aims to promote cinematographic art by presenting films of quality and entertainment. The International Film Festival of World Cinema NICE is held a few days before the Cannes International film festival in the South of France.

The 4th edition of the event will be held on 5-12 May, 2018.