Syrian film “Niqab al-Rooh” wins three international awards in Italy

Syrian film "Niqab Al-Rooh"  ( The Veil of the Soul ) for  the director and author Alaa Shukri Al-Sahnawi won three international awards at the ONIROS   Film  Awards  in Italy..

The ONIROS Film Awards is an international Monthly and Annual IMDP qualifying competition based in Saint-Vincent, Italy, celebrating films and filmmakers from all around the world.

Concerning  the awards and their classifications, Al-Sahnawi said in a statement to SANA that the film won the Best Film Award and another prize  for the Best Screenplay and the award of  Best Soundtrack within the ONIROS  Film Awards.

Al-Sahnawi  stressed  that the film  will continue its  participation at international festivals  and it  will  be  soon in the USA and United Kingdom , as the film is a Syrian cinematic work which addresses  a message and  carries a purpose 

The film "Niqab al-Rooh" presents an important international humanitarian issue that reveals the crimes of the international evil gangs hiding behind the guise of humanitarian aid.

Characters of the film were acted   by Wael Sharaf ,  Rawad Alyo ,  Joan Al Khadre ,  Haya Maraashili , Maryam Ali  and a group of youth and children.

It is noteworthy that the author and director of  the  film “ Veil of the Soul  “  had previously gained  a number of  awards  most notably of which are  the Golden Director award at the Los Angeles Film Festival and the same   at the Toronto Festival in Canada in addition to  the second gold prize  of  the best integrated film  at the Catskills  Festival.

Rawaa Ghanam