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Lima Wins Best Animation Award at Scottish Mental Health Arts & Film Festival

PayvandNews - Animation Lima directed by Afshin Roshanbakht and Vahid Jafari received the best animation award at the 10th Scottish Mental Health Arts & Film Festival.
"A gorgeous stop motion short about a son's struggle to keep the memory of his father alive, with an evocative score by Icelandic composer Stein Thor." - Festival's website


Lima (2015)
Written and Directed by: Afshin Roshanbakht and Vahid Jafari
Watch the trailer on Vimeo

'Time' was the theme for the 2016 Festival, the very special 10th year, which will take place in venues across Scotland from 10th - 31st October.

One of the world's largest social justice festivals, with annual attendances of over 25,000, this year's SMHAFF will see over 300 events staged throughout the country, including film, performing arts, literature, music and visual arts.

The Festival aims to support the arts and challenge preconceived ideas about mental health.

Lima had also won at Brazilian Stop Motion festival and Queen World Film Festival before.