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 ...

Azerbaijani movie at Calcutta International Cult Film Festival

25.09.2017 [17:20]
The Azerbaijani movie "The Steppe Man" (Cholchu) has qualified to the final of the 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 screened at Film by Sea International Film Festival

19.09.2017 [17:57]
A movie by Azerbaijani filmmakers "Pomegranate Garden" was demonstrated at the Film by Sea International 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 amidst of the huge pomegranate garden ...

Azerbaijani movie to be screened at Kazan International Muslim Film Festival

05.09.2017 [19:58]
A short feature film "Voice", co-produced by Azerbaijani and Iranian filmmakers, will be presented at the 13th Kazan International Muslim Film Festival on September 5-11. The festival aims to ensure experience exchange of the workers in the field of culture and arts of Russia and Muslim ...

Leyli and Majnun opera to be premiered in Moscow

24.08.2017 [19:41]
Leyli and Majnun opera by great Azerbaijani composer Uzeyir Hajibeyli will be premiered at Crocus City Hall in Moscow on October 16. People's Artist of Azerbaijan Mansum Ibrahimov will play Majnun, while the part of Leyli ...

YARAT Contemporary Art Space to host presentation of "Sara"

24.07.2017 [18:37]
"Sara" detective movie by Elvin Ahmadov will be demonstrated at “YARAT” Contemporary Art Space. “Sara” is a detective story that revolves around a young woman who lost her husband and is chased by criminals who are trying to murder her ...

Azerbaijan`s opera singer to perform in Japan

18.07.2017 [21:24]
Azerbaijan`s tenor Yusif Eyvazov and Peoples Artist of Russia Anna Netrebko will give a concert in Tokyo, Japan. Yusif Eyvazov grew up in Baku, Azerbaijan, and received his musical education at the Baku Academy of Music. In 1997, he moved to Italy and continued his studies there ...

Azerbaijani movie included in candidate list of Asia Pacific Screen Awards

11.07.2017 [17:00]
A movie by Azerbaijani filmmakers “Pomegranate Garden” was included in the candidate list of the Asia Pacific Screen Awards. The storyline of the movie is about an old man, who lives along with his grandson and daughter-in-law in the decrepit house ...