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 ...

Japanese Film Festival ends

30.01.2017 [12:09]
Japanese Film Festival organized by the Embassy of Japan in Azerbaijan wrapped up. The event presented 5 Japanese films. Participants watched Japanese films with subtitles ...

Baku to host Japanese Films Festival

25.01.2017 [10:20]
The Japanese film festival will be held in Baku, on January 27-29. Five Japanese films "You're a good kid", "Letter", "Around Us", "The meeting with the mother of Pekoros", "Tales of the city Kaytan" will be screened at the 3-day festival ...

European premiere of Ali and Nino to be held in Belgium

19.01.2017 [14:06]
The European premiere of the film "Ali and Nino" organized by member of the European Parliament Norica Nicolai in partnership with the European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) and the Diplomatic missions of Georgia and Azerbaijan to the EU will take place on ...

Azerbaijani artists to perform in Russia

07.01.2017 [13:01]
Famous Azerbaijani operatic soprano, Honorary Artist Dinara Aliyeva will play Violetta Valery and Honorary Artist Elchin Azizov will play Giorgio Germont, in the opera “La Traviata” by Giuseppe Verdi in the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia ...

Event marking activity of well-known Russian artists to be held in Baku

26.11.2016 [15:01]
An event marking creative activity of film and theatre actor, People's Artist of Russia Emmanuil Vitorgan and well-known actress irina Vitorgan will be held in Baku, on November 29. The event will be organized by Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Culture and Tourism ...