Iran’s ‘Pet Man’ to be screened at 2 American festivals

Tehran, March 14, IRNA – Iranian animation ‘Pet Man’ directed by Marzieh Abrar-Paydar is supposed to be screened at Arizona International Film Festival and Mexico Film Festival.

The Arizona International Film Festival is the oldest and longest running independent film festival in Arizona.Taking place yearly, film programs include a mix of shorts, children's films, feature-length films, documentaries and animation films. The festival is also a Film Festival Grant Recipient of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

‘Pet Man’ tells the story of an animal dealer who falls asleep in his shop and has a nightmare where he is trapped inside an animal cage. In his attempt to escape, he encounters various obstacles.

Besides securing a place in the list of top 15 short animations by Britain’s Canterbury Festival, the film has been screened in Seoul International Cartoon and Animation Festival.

The movie is also supposed to be screened at Environmental International Film Festival Of Mexico slated to be held on April 24-29.


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