Ebtekar: IIGFF6 an important cultural event

Vice-President Masoumeh Ebtekar described the 6th Iran International Green Film Festival (IIGFF6)

as a significant event for filmmakers not only in Iran but foreign countries.

Ebtekar made the remarks on the sideline of the inauguration ceremony of IIGFF6 in Tehran.

She added that the festival is a great occasion for all the filmmakers, producers and artists to take part in this international event.

Vice-president said the event signifies the importance of attach to the environmental issue.

She underscored that people in Iran are now more and more aware and mobilized on the environmental issues.

Ebtekar also expressed hope that this cultural event would bring about the atmosphere for more international collaboration and working with the international community to combat global issues like the climate change to protect the biodiversity and wild life.