Damascus, - The Syrian movie "The Noise of Memory" won the Best Director Award at Wasit Film Festival in Iraq that wrapped up on Friday in al-Kut city.
The film was directed by Kawthar Maarrawi and produced by the General Establishment of Cinema.
This was the festival' first edition in which 90 films from a number of Arab and foreign countries took part.
The Egyptian film "Layla" won the Golden Award and "Rainbow" from Bahrain won the Best Screenplay Award.
Source: Syrian Arab News Agency