The ARK GATE TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM Festival has joined with FILMFREEWAY!

The ARK GATE TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM Festival has joined with FILMFREEWAY!

The ARK GATE TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM Festival has joined with FILMFREEWAY! Global Film Registrations will start on February the 1st.

The festival is held annually, on dates June 29 to July 3 in Toronto with the presence of famous Iranian director and festival founder Abdolreza Kahani for 5 days in different settings, all dedicated to independent films with free themes and also to stand against censorship.

The first edition of the festival was held last summer and it’s second is upcoming this year.

Selected films will be screened outdoors and on the big screen at night, other activities will be held in the afternoon including the red carpet, the film market, workshops and celebrations.

The festival prizes “Crystal Arkab” will be awarded to the Best Acting, Best Directing, Best Screenplay and Best Film.

In the acting category, women are judged alongside men and only one person is awarded.

 

Introducing the short movies presented in the first ARK GATE FILMS festival ( AGIFF). Montreal, July 2nd- July 4th   2. A moment, a lifetime

Introducing the short movies presented in the first ARK GATE FILMS festival ( AGIFF). Montreal, July 2nd- July 4th 2. A moment, a lifetime

A moment, a lifetime

The movie is a journey into the life of a young woman as she struggles with the aftermath of a traumatic disaster and tries to find a new path forward while knowing well, that her life as she knew it, would never be possible again.

Director: Kamran Aminian

Cast: Ghazal Partou, Daryoush Bahalou, Alaleh Rezaeivafa, Diba Javid

Trailer by: Kamran Aminian

festival’s ceremony online

festival’s ceremony online

ARK GATE FILMS international film festival (AGIFF)
You can follow the festival’s ceremony online on YouTube, the company and Abdolreza Kahani’s Instagram page.

Time: Sunday July 4th

Photo by: Daryoush Bahalou