3rd AIPFF is Coincided with the Anniversary of CIA-assisted Coup in Iran
TEHRAN (AIPFF) - The third edition of Ammar International Popular Film Festival will kick off on the 24th of August and will run until August 26, 2016.
TEHRAN (AIPFF) – The third edition of Ammar International Popular Film Festival will kick off on the 24th of August and will run until August 26, 2016.
In this edition AIPFF received a record-breaking number of submissions which was 5000 films from 129 countries.
AIPFF which is to be held on the 19th of August is coincided with 63rd anniversary of CIA-assisted colonial coup in Iran to overthrow the government of Mohammed Mosaddeq, democratically elected Prime Minister of Iran, in favor of strengthening the monarchical rule of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran in August 19, 1953.
The mission of Ammar International Popular Film Festival is to promote films that depict the true nature of Iran to the world and also show the real picture of other countries across the Iranian borders.
The special topic of the 3rd edition of AIPFF is the Influence of Arrogant World Powers on Other Countries, some topics like: The cultural, economic and political means by which arrogant world powers force their influence onto other countries; The history of exerting influence via other means, including governing other countries; The elements within each country that facilitate the influence of arrogant world powers; The methods of Strengthening a country to resist the influence of arrogant world powers.
AIPFF is programmed to host several meetings and workshops on the focused issues during festival event.
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