Malaria
Director: Parviz Shahbazi

Synopses:
A young girl informs her father she’s been kidnapped and asks him to bring the ransom money. Panicked, her father and brothers go to Tehran to look for her. They are unaware, however, that the girl has in fact eloped with her boyfriend and now spends her time in the company of a band of street musicians. Following the arrest of the band leader and full of the love for her boyfriend, the young girl descends an uncertain path

Cast:
Saghar Ghanaa (Hanna)
Saed Soheili (Mori)
Azarakhsh Farahani (Azi)
Azadeh Namdari (Samira)

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Awards:
Winner of: *Warsaw Grand Prix* at the 32nd Warsaw Film Festival, 2016.INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION Jury: Ralitza Petrova (Bulgaria), Maria Sadowska (Poland), Bence Fliegauf (Hungary), Mehmet Can Mertoğlu (Turkey), Rodrigo Plá (Mexico)
The Grand Prix goes for a film, for its brave and innovative narrative, that articulates skillfully the journey of a young couple in the context of a society full of prejudice.
Winner of: *Best Director* at the 15th Dhaka International Film Festival (DIFF), Bangladesh, 2017.
Winner of: *Golden FIFOG* award for *Best Film* at the 12th Festival International du Film Oriental de Genève, Switzerland, 2017.
Winner of: 1) *Best Film*
Winner of: 2) *Best Actress’s Performance for *Saghar Ghanaat* at the 10th International Film Festival “East&West”, Orenburg, Russia, 2017.
Winner of: 1) *Best Film*
Winner of: 2) *Best Director*
Winner of: 3) *Best Screenplay* at 10th Iranian Film Festival-San Francisco, USA, 2017.