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President Ilham Aliyev signs Order on development of Azerbaijani cinematography

2019.03.02 13:43 GMT

President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on the development of Azerbaijani cinematography. The order aims to boost the government`s commitment to culture, preserve traditions of the art of cinema and modernize the country`s film industry, AzerTag reports.

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

2019.02.21 15:40 GMT

“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 AzerTag reports.

Nikita Mikhalkov: I really love Azerbaijani cinematographers

2019.02.20 16:00 GMT

Famous film director, chairman of the Union of Cinematographers of Russia, Nikita Mikhalkov, spoke about his love for Azerbaijani filmmakers in an interview with Vestnik Kavkaza.

Azerbaijan joins Minsk Book Fair

2019.02.07 16:37 GMT

Azerbaijan has joined the 26th Minsk International Book Fair, AzerTag reports.

Heydar Aliyev Center to host exhibition of Russian avant-garde artists

2019.02.07 07:46 GMT

On February 17, the exhibition titled “Upon request. The Russian Avant-Garde Collection of the Regional Museums, 1900-1930. Part 3” will be launched at the Heydar Aliyev Center, AZERTAC reports.

Film about Azerbaijani Paralympic athlete screened at international festival

2019.01.29 19:22 GMT

“I want to fly”, a documentary highlighting the life of an Azerbaijani Paralympic athlete has been screened as part of the Italian-Azerbaijani International Film Festival, AzerTag reports.

Baku to host Italian-Azerbaijan International Film Festival

2019.01.18 18:20 GMT

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, according to AzerTag.

Famous Russian conductor to perform at Heydar Aliyev Palace

2019.01.10 18:39 GMT

Famous Russian conductor Igor Ponomarenko will lead the Cinema Hits Show concert at Heydar Aliyev Palace in Baku on February 23, AzerTag reports.

The Jerusalem Post publishes article on premiere of Ido Netanyahu’s play at International Mugham Center in Baku

2019.01.08 17:41 GMT

“While Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was making headlines in Brazil, his younger brother, Ido Netanyahu, was indirectly reaping fame in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, with the premiere of the play In Search of Meaning, directed by Ilgar Safat, which was enthusiastically received by the audience at the International Mugham Center,” says an article issued by the Jerusalem Post.

Azerbaijani movie wins award at international film festival in Germany

2019.01.08 15:45 GMT

Azerbaijani film "Sholler's Archive" has received an award at the Best Independents international film festival in Germany, the film director Jalaladdin Gasimov told AzerTag reports.

National film named best in Australia

2019.01.03 16:19 GMT

"The Steppe Man", a film by Azerbaijani filmmaker Shamil Aliyev, was awarded at World Film Festival 2018 in Australia.

Yusuf Eyvazov to give concert in Kremlin Palace

2018.12.20 15:01 GMT

Opera stars Yusuf Eyvazov, Anna Netrebko, Andrea Bocelli, and Olga Peretyatko will hold a joint concert on June 4 in the State Kremlin Palace.

Russian TV company made film about Qara Qarayev

2018.12.19 18:07 GMT

Presentation of the documentary film "Qara Qarayev. Yol" (Qara Qarayev. Road") was held today in Baku in the "Nizami" cinema center, Vestnik Kavkaza correspondent reported.

Azerbaijani delegation takes part in 13th session of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage

2018.11.26 19:45 GMT

The 13th session of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage has started in Port Louis, Republic of Mauritius, on November 26.

Baku to host 3rd Polish Film Festival

2018.11.20 17:03 GMT

The 3rd Polish Wisla Film Festival will be held in Baku on November 22-28, Vestnik Kavkaza reports.

Azerbaijan, UNAOC discuss cooperation prospects

2018.11.20 15:40 GMT

Azerbaijan’s Minister of Culture Abulfas Garayev has met with the UN High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser in New York, AzerTag reports.

Baku to host exhibition of Portuguese artist

2018.11.05 15:59 GMT

Co-organized by the Mission of Portugal and Honorary Consulate in Azerbaijan, the international painting exhibition “Found and findings” of the famous Portuguese artist Carlos Mota, will be launched at the Art Gallery of the Museum Centre of the Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan.

Young vocalist successfully represents Azerbaijan at int'l festival

2013.07.11 04:53 GMT

Astana, capital of Kazakhstan, has hosted Shattik International Festival of young talents.

Head of Azerbaijan`s Cinematographers Union invited to Int'l Film Festival

2012.07.30 08:54 GMT

Chairwoman of Azerbaijan`s Cinematographers Union invited to International Film Festival as honorary guest.

Azerbaijan to be represented in International Festival in France

2012.07.30 08:35 GMT

Dance group of France-Azerbaijan Youth Association will participate in the 2nd international “Là-bas, vu d’ici” music festival.

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