Iranian short film, ‘A Trivial Thing,' directed by Morteza Sabz-Qaba, is slated to go on screen at the 1904 Deaf Film Festival in Maryland, the US.
According to ECI public relations quoting Borna news agency, 'A Trivial Thing' short film has already participated in a number of global film events, including the Kanyakumari International Film Festival and Aasha International Film Festival in India, the Five Continents International Film Festival in Venezuela, the Lift-Off International Film Festival in the UK, the Festival Cinematográfico de Mérida in Mexico, the Fiorenzo Serra Film Festival in Italy and the Alter do Chão Film Festival in Brazil.
This year's edition of the event was originally slated for September 9-12, 2020. However, due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Festival will screen its selected films online and only for the subscribers and festival audience in private for specific times between May 6 to 10, 2020.
Screening films related to dead and hard of hearing people, this art festival tries to acquaint world people with the culture of the community of these people and also support the deaf filmmaking talents and their works.