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 ...

Azerbaijani artist to perform in Savonlinna Opera Festival

04.07.2017 [12:39]
Honorary Artist of Azerbaijan Elchin Azizov will perform in the Savonlinna Opera Festival in Finland. Born in Baku, Elchin Azizov graduated from the Azerbaijan State University of Culture and Art with the profession of film director ...

Moscow International Film Festival visited by over 33,000 spectators

30.06.2017 [11:54]
More than 33,000 spectators visited the shows of the 39th Moscow International Film Festival that closed on Thursday, the president of the festival, the Russian film director and producer Nikita Mikhalkov told reporters, according to TASS ...

Azerbaijan`s Eyvazov to perform in international opera festival in Italy

26.06.2017 [13:26]
Azerbaijan`s tenor Yusif Eyvazov returns Arena di Verona Opera Festival with the performance at Giuseppe Verdi’s “Aida”. Yusif Eyvazov grew up in Baku, Azerbaijan, and received his musical education at the Baku Academy of Music. In 1997, he moved ...

Azerbaijan represented at World Theater Festival

22.06.2017 [14:25]
Professor of the Azerbaijan State University of Culture and Arts Israfil Israfilov has participated in the first World Theater Festival "Astana", devoted to the 80th birthday anniversary of Assanali Ashimov, Kazakh actor, theater and film director. ...

TEAS to hold European premiere of documentary “On Aggregate”

12.06.2017 [17:42]
To commemorate UN World Refugee Day, TEAS will organize the European premiere of the documentary “On Aggregate”, directed and written by and featuring charismatic US journalist Thomas Goltz, author of the acclaimed book “Azerbaijan Diary”. ...

Baku to host Future Shorts festival

18.05.2017 [18:06]
Baku will host the Future Shorts festival from on May 23. The screening will be organized as a part of YARAT FreeStyle Program, an open platform for everyone who looks to engage creatively with a broad and diverse audience ...

People's writer, playwright, director Magsud Ibrahimbayov commemorated in Baku
Azerbaijan's First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva attended the event

17.05.2017 [10:57]
People's writer of Azerbaijan, playwright and director Magsud Ibrahimbayov has been commemorated at an event at Azerbaijan State Russian Drama Theatre. First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva attended the event ...

Leyla Aliyeva attends presentation of “Azerbaijan. Saving gazelles” documentary

14.03.2017 [22:04]
A presentation of “Azerbaijan. Saving gazelles” documentary has been held in Baku. Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, founder and head of IDEA Public Union Leyla Aliyeva attend the ceremony ...