The 8th edition of the Iranian Film Festival Zurich (IFFZ) will open its doors to interested cineastes from May 26 to June 1, 2022 in the Arena Cinemas in Sihlcity and is looking forward to a broad audience. This year again, three prizes will be awarded to the best feature film, the best documentary film and the best short film. The best feature film is also awarded the golden Cyrus cylinder.
13 feature films, five documentaries and nine short films from, about or in connection with Iran and by Iranian filmmakers will be shown at this year’s edition of the IFFZ in Zurich. Once again, the festival wants to build cultural bridges between Switzerland and Iran, break down prejudices using the universal language of art and strengthen cultural interest in one another.