Azerbaijani schoolchild to be a member of Kids Jury at international festival

14.04.2019 [11:16]
The organizers of ANIMAFILM Baku International festival held a meeting with the pupils of Landau School in Baku. The children were happy to host Elchin Hami Akhundov, the well-known animation director of Azerbaijan. He took this opportunity to explain the process of creating animated films to the schoolchildren ...

Dutch media publishes article on Azerbaijani film "Sholler's Archive"

21.02.2019 [18:03]
“The Netherlands-based +31mag.nl magazine has posted two articles on Azerbaijani film "Sholler's Archive" on its website, screenwriter, director and executive producer of the film Jalaladdin Gasimov has told AZERTAC. He said the movie, “Sholler's Archive" won the prizes at Noord-Holland ...

Ukrainian prima ballerina to visit Baku

08.02.2019 [10:14]
Ukrainian prima ballerina Tatiana Goliakova will perform at the Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater. Peoples’ Artist of Ukraine Tatiana Goliakova will perform in "Giselle" ballet by Adolphe Adam ...

Baku to host Italian-Azerbaijan International Film Festival

18.01.2019 [21:39]
The Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Azerbaijan, film production company Imago Group, United Cultures, and Sandro Teti Editore will organize the first Italian-Azerbaijani International Film Festival aimed to promote the past, present, and future of cinema in Italy and Azerbaijan ...

® M.A.P. International Theatre Festival starts in Baku with support of Bakcell

31.10.2018 [19:54]
Bakcell, the First Mobile Operator and the Fastest Mobile Internet Provider of Azerbaijan is pleased to announce the start of the second M.A.P. International Theatre Festival organized by YARAT Contemporary Art Space at various major venues across Baku in the period from November 6–11 ...

British Council supports inclusive cinemas in Azerbaijan

21.05.2018 [14:19]
The British Council Azerbaijan in cooperation with the British Embassy Azerbaijan, Nizami Cinema Centre and YARAT will organise a two-day training between 24-25 May for Azerbaijani cultural leaders ...

Baku to host fourth British Film Spring festival

27.04.2018 [14:52]
The British Council Azerbaijan in partnership with the British Embassy Azerbaijan and Nizami Cinema Centre will organize the fourth British Film Spring festival, bringing the best and brightest eight new UK films to an Azerbaijan audience from 1-6 May ...

Baku to host fourth British Film Spring

17.04.2018 [16:02]
The British Council Azerbaijan in partnership with the British Embassy Azerbaijan and Nizami Cinema Centre will organize the fourth British Film Spring, bringing the best and brightest new UK films to an Azerbaijan audience from 1-6 May ...

Azerbaijani film to be screened at Kids Film Festival in South Korea

31.03.2018 [12:45]
"The Lesson" by Azerbaijani filmmakers will be screened at the Seoul Guro International Kids Film Festival on May 10-17. The film was shot in 2015 by the order of the Azerbaijan Ministry of Culture and Tourism at the film studio "Azerbaijanfilm" named after Jafar Jabbarli ...

Azerbaijani movie wins award at Virgin Spring Cinefest

28.02.2018 [13:15]
“The Steppe Man”, a movie by Azerbaijani filmmaker Shamil Aliyev, has been awarded “Best Narrative Feature for February” at the prestigious monthly international film festival– the 6th “Virgin Spring Cinefest”. ...

Oscar nominations 2018: 'The Shape of Water' leads with 13; 'Get Out' nominated for best picture

24.01.2018 [11:17]
"The Shape of Water" dominated the nominations for the 90th Academy Awards on Tuesday morning, landing 13, one shy of the record. Guillermo del Toro's grown-up fairy tale romance between a mute woman and a misunderstood aquatic monster is up for best picture, best director, best screenplay and acting ...

Opera “Norma” sees Azerbaijan premiere

23.01.2018 [12:15]
Italian composer Vincenzo Bellini`s opera “Norma” will be staged in Baku at the scene of the Baku Music Academy after U. Hajibeyli on February 8. Director of the opera is People`s Artist of Azerbaijan, professor Fakhraddin Kerimov ...

Azerbaijani movie wins award at Cult Critic Awards

15.01.2018 [14:09]
Azerbaijani movie "The Steppe Man" (Cholchu) has won 2017 Golden Fox Award at Calcutta International Cult Film Festival. The Steppe Man has already taken part in over 17 international film festivals and forums, and received a number of awards ...

Azerbaijani movie to be screened in Bulgaria

13.01.2018 [12:35]
A movie by Azerbaijani filmmakers "Pomegranate Garden" will be demonstrated at the Sofia MENAR Film Festival. The storyline of the movie is about an old man, who lives along with his grandson and daughter-in-law in the decrepit house ...

Azerbaijani movies screened at 39th Cairo International Film Festival

28.11.2017 [11:42]
Azerbaijani movies “Pomegranate Orchard” by Azerbaijani filmmaker Ilgar Najafli and “A Man Of The Third Day” by Babak Shirinsefat were demonstrated as a part of the 39th Cairo International Film Festival ...

“Objective Baku: How Hitler Lost the Battle for Oil” receives UK premiere in Palace of Westminster

18.10.2017 [16:45]
On 17 October – less than one month before the Remembrance Day commemorations across the UK – a landmark documentary about a lesser-known battle of the war was shown to a packed audience of over 100 multinational Londoners in ...

"Ali and Nino" premiered in Pakistan

18.10.2017 [11:02]
A film "Ali and Nino" was screened at Pakistan National Art Council in Islamabad. The event was organized by the Azerbaijani embassy in Pakistan ...

IMAGINE Euro Tolerance Festival launched in Baku

13.10.2017 [18:45]
The Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Azerbaijan, in cooperation with the Embassies of the EU Member States accredited in Azerbaijan, Embassies of Switzerland, Norway, Moldova, Peru, Israel, Mexico, Argentina, Cuba and Brazil, Park Cinema ...

Azerbaijan`s documentary to be screened in London

26.09.2017 [15:35]
Documentary "Targeting Baku. How Hitler Lost the Battle for Oil" will be screened at the Parliament of London. The objective of shooting the film, dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Victory over fascism, was to show Azerbaijani ...