Thank you, Australia, for all of your support throughout 2014, and going forward into the new year. We look forward to bringing you the very best of contemporary Iranian cinema in 2015! We'd just like to take this opportunity to announce the Audience Award winner for 2014, the winner of this year's NETPAC Award and wish you all the best for the new year ahead!
Winner of the 2014 IFFA Audience Award
After tallying up the votes from all around Australia, the final outcome resulted in two films tying for the award!
Reza Dormishian's I'm Not Angry! and Maziar Miri's The Painting Pool have taken out the Audience Choice Award for 2014! The former, a tragic love story, and latter, a heart-wrenching family drama, both scored a 4.3 out of 5 from audiences. Snow, directed by Mehdi Rahmani, was close behind with a 4.1 out of 5.
Thank you to all of those who voted in this years Audience Choice Award.
Winner of the 2014 NETPAC Award
The NETPAC Award winner for 2014 was Fish & Cat, directed by Shahram Mokri.
The film dazzled the jury with its technical prowess and innovation. The film is shot entirely in one take, and includes some impressive performances and cinematography. The award was presented to the film's distributor, Mohammad Atebbai, at the opening night in Brisbane.
Photo courtesy of FY Photography