Film of 23 nafar (بیست و سه نفر) is an adaptation of the memoirs of two Iranian teenage warriors who were captured by Iraqi forces during the Iran-Iraq War in 2008. This group was between 1 and 2 years old.
The 23 Nafar movie, directed by Mehdi Jafari and produced by Mojtaba Produce, was produced by Oghi Art Organization in 1997 and has participated in the 34th Fajr Film Festival. On the first day of shooting the martyrdom of the film, Qassim Suleimani visited the project. This film’s awards include Golden Simmers Best National Film at the Thirty-seventh Fajr Film Festival, Sixth Fajr Film Festival Audience Award, Phoenix Best Film Award, 6 Crystal Simorghs from the National Film Festival Fajr and received the UNESCO badge from the UNESCO Commission in Iran