Children enthusiastic in Hyderabad
says Iran Film Maker Soheil Soheil Movaffagh an Iranian filmmaker has said that India is an amazing country and its people, culture and the different languages are very fascinating, Addressing a program as part of the 20th International Children’s Film Festival here, he said that “It is great to see so many lively children in Hyderabad”. “People here are very facinating and enthusiastic I am sure the movies would be just like them,” Soheil said. When asked about his film ‘Chocolate’, he said that it is a story of a 13 years old boy (Parsa), who has lost his parents in a car crash. He used to live with his grand father, the great Sianski, who owns a big chocolate factory. His grand father just died and the 13 year old boy took over the factory and management. He successfully ran the factory with the same age group of children, He said. The duration of the film is 80 minutes and the budget of the film is 4 lakh US dollars, Soheil said. Asked about his experience in ICFFI at Hyderabad Soheil said that it is a very lovely place. I love India and its people as both India and Iran share the same culture and Civilization. I would love to visit Hyderabad and this nation again and again, he said.