IIGFF6’s cinema section opens
The cinema section of the 6th Iran International Green Film Festival (IIGFF6) inaugurated in Cinema Palestine in Tehran attended by several high-ranking Iranian officials and foreign cinematic people.
Addressing the gathering, the secretary of IIGFF6 Farhad Tohidi welcomed Vice-President Masoumeh Ebtekar, Head of Department of Environment (DoE) Issa Kalantari, as well as the Iranian and foreign guests attending the event.
He also congratulated the national day of Iranian cinema, which coincides with 12 September.
Todidi also expressed hope that the Iranian government pay due attention to the issue of environment, urging DoE to help festival to achieve its goals.
Several Iranian and foreign actors and actresses also were present in the cinematic events.
The film ‘Before the Flood’, starring by the environment activist Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio also displayed at the inauguration ceremony of the festival.