According to the director, Truck will open the 7th edition of Duhok International Film Festival this September, and will take part at the competition section of the event.

Truck recounts the story of a Yazidi woman who becomes homeless after the Iraqi ethnic and religious minority is attacked by ISIL terrorists in the summer of 2014.

The feature received nominations in six categories of the 36th Fajr Film Festival in 2018, including best film, best screenplay, best director, best actor, best editing and best makeup, and managed to win the award for best screenplay.

Duhok film festival aims to showcase innovative films of high artistic value with a notable handwriting made throughout the world, according to the events website.

The 7th edition of Duhok International Film Festival will be held on 9 - 16 September 2019.

Source: Mehr News