Titled “Death of Kariz,” the movie is written and directed by Abbas Heidari. It tells the story of water shortages, drought, rapidly disappearing underground water tables and degradation of the complementary water supply system known as kariz in Now Deh-e Gonabad village in rural district of Gonabad County in Khorasan Razavi Province.

The Indian festival will screen 229 films on water-related issues from 60 countries on October 17.

Source:Financial Tribune