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"Memories on Stone" wins Peace on Earth prize.

press photo The Kurdish Globe Media Directorate of "Memories on Stone" announced that the film "Memories on Stone" directed by Shawket Amin Kurky has won 'Peace on Earth' festival award in the United States. The film is a German-Kurdistan production from 2014.

Media Directorate of "Memories on Stone" announced that the film "Memories on Stone" directed by Shawket Amin Kurky has won ?Peace on Earth? festival award in the United States. The film is a German-Kurdistan production from 2014. Representing the Kurdistan Region, the film was showcased in the competition of the International Peace on Earth Film Festival ?POEFF? in Chicago, on April 21, 2015. The judging committee of the festival awarded the director Shawkat Amin Kurky, and the producer Memed Aktash for the best film. The festival was held to raise people's awareness of peace, combating violence, human rights, and social equality in the world. The festival consisted of several sections of competition in documentary films, short story films, special shows and student production. In its latest international participation, "Memories on Stone" was showcased in ?Week of Directors? festival during the 35th round of FantaSporto International Festival in Portugal. The film got two main prizes as the best film and the best scenario. The film critics also awarded Kurky the Critic's Special Award.

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Publication:The Kurdish Globe (Erbil, Iraq)
Date:May 25, 2015
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