Iranian cinema praised at Religion Today Film Festival

 Iranian movies “It Rains Slowly” directed by Saeid Nejati and “Return” by Shahriar Purseyyedian have received special mentions in various sections of the 21st edition of the Religion Today Film Festival in Italy, the organizers announced on Wednesday. “It Rains Slowly” that tells the story of a teacher who teaches his students just before the coup d’état 1980 in Turkey what freedom is and how to resist injustice won the Special Mention for Short Film and the special mention for “In memory of Davide Zordan”. “Return” received the special mention for “Religions with Eyes of a Woman”