Directed by Mir Abbas Khosravinejad, Foruzan won the best picture award, while Slaughter, co-directed by Saman Hosseinpur and Ako Zandkarimi received the audience award.
Foruzan tells the story of a widow with two children living in a village in central Iran. She tries to protect her herd from robbery in the night.
Slaughter narrates the story of a family that is forced to slaughter their lone cow to pass the hard, cold winter days, although their son is not happy with it.
The festival, which was held on May 16 and 17, presents two awards, best picture and audience awards, in the two categories of short films and micro short films.
Source: Tehran Times