Azerbaijani Film Festival wraps up in Italy

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Antalya Film Festival opens with award presentation

18.10.2016 10:54 GMT

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The 53rd International Antalya Film Festival opened on October 16 at the EXPO 2016 Antalya Congress Center.

Oscar-winning clown Pierre Etaix dies at the age of 87

15.10.2016 10:10 GMT

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The Oscar-winning actor, clown and film director Pierre Etaix died in hospital in Paris on Friday, his family told AFP.

Oscar-winning clown Pierre Etaix dies at the age Of 87

15.10.2016 10:10 GMT

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The Oscar-winning actor, clown and film director Pierre Etaix died in hospital in Paris on Friday, his family told AFP.

Azerbaijani People’s Artist named Honorary Professor of Rome Academy of Fine Art

14.10.2016 10:25 GMT

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Azerbaijani People’s Artist Farhad Khalilov has been awarded an honorary professorship of the Academy of Fine Arts in Rome.

Italian Nobel-winning playwright and master satirist Dario Fo dies

13.10.2016 15:15 GMT

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Famous for his cutting political satire in plays such as 'The Accidental Death of an Anarchist', Fo won the Nobel prize for literature in 1997.

Day of Azerbaijani Culture held in Canada

12.10.2016 20:44 GMT

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Alberta Azerbaijani Culture Center has organized an event on Day of the country`s culture.

Academy announces record-breaking 85 best foreign language film Oscar entries

12.10.2016 13:19 GMT

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Historically speaking, the Oscars have never been great about picking the right films to nominate for the coveted Best Foreign Language Film Oscar.

Baku to host Spanish poetry and music evening

11.10.2016 20:21 GMT

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The evening of the Spanish poetry and music will be held in Baku.

Days of Russian cinema kick off in Baku

11.10.2016 10:23 GMT

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"Nizami" cinema center played host to the opening of the Days of Russian cinema, Report informs.

Azerbaijani jazzman earned enthusiastic reactions in Swiss concerts

10.10.2016 11:56 GMT

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Pianist-jazzman Shahin Novrasli played at a guest performance in Marians Jazzroom in Bern.

Baku to host International Jazz Festival

07.10.2016 16:35 GMT

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The opening ceremony will be at the International Mugham Center, October 22 at 19.00.

Books on Azerbaijan to be displayed at Frankfurt International Fair

07.10.2016 10:09 GMT

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Books on Azerbaijan will be presented at the annual Frankfurt Book Fair that will take place from October 19-23.

ISESCO Executive Council to prepare cultural heritage program for conflict zones

06.10.2016 12:34 GMT

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Executive Council of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) has held its 37th session in Rabat, Kingdom of Morocco, on 4-5 October 2016, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism said.

Azerbaijan Carpet Museum to host "The Play of Varicolored Filaments"

06.10.2016 09:43 GMT

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Pirot Kilim collection in Ethnographic Museum in Belgrade includes 169 carpet products.

Louvre to exhibit Azerbaijani artist’s works

05.10.2016 23:42 GMT

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“Salon Business Art 2016” festival will be held in the Louvre Museum on October 21-23.

President Ilham Aliyev unveils monument to Rashid Behbudov in Baku - UPDATED

04.10.2016 13:19 GMT

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A statue to world-famous singer, people's artist of Azerbaijan Rashid Behbudov was unveiled in Baku Oct. 4.

California hosts premiere of "Layla and Majnun" by Uzeyir Hajibeyli

04.10.2016 11:39 GMT

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The New York Times has published an article on staging of 'Layla and Majnun' in Berkeley city.

Azerbaijani, Czech national libraries discuss cooperation prospects

03.10.2016 10:18 GMT

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The national libraries of Azerbaijan and Czech Republic have discussed prospects for cooperation.

Premiere of "Ali and Nino" to take place at Heydar Aliyev Center

01.10.2016 09:30 GMT

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Premiere of "Ali and Nino" will take place on October 5 at the Heydar Aliyev Center.

Premiere of "Ali and Nino" will take place in Heydar Aliyev Center

30.09.2016 19:26 GMT

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The film will be released on October 6, in a network of cinemas "CinemaPlus".

Azerbaijani writer`s work presented at NYC Writers Conference 2016

30.09.2016 16:45 GMT

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NYC Writers Conference, one of the biggest events of world literature came to an end in 2016.

Theatre of Young Spectators to take part in Second Int'l Festival in Perm

30.09.2016 09:33 GMT

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The Baku theatre will perform The Beauty Queen of Leenane by Martin McDonagh.

Tbilisi to play host to concert devoted to Rashid Behbudov

28.09.2016 09:05 GMT

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A concert will be held in Tbilisi, Georgia on September 27 on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the world famous Azerbauijani singer Rashid Behbudov.

Azerbaijani-Turkish ministers voice 'multiculturalism'

27.09.2016 20:53 GMT

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Abulfas Garayev, Nabi Avci attend Multicultural Society and Tourism Conference in Baku.

India-Azerbaijan Dostluq Year launched in Baku with Indian Food Festival

27.09.2016 11:34 GMT

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India-Azerbaijan Dostluq Year was launched in Baku on Sunday, 25 September with Indian Food Festival in Hyatt Regency attended by over 2000 visitors.

Baku to host exhibition on Astrakhan Oblast

23.09.2016 09:21 GMT

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Baku will host an exhibition on Astrakhan Oblast of the Russian Federation next year, according to chairman of the oblast Government Konstantin Markelov.

Curtis Hanson, director of L.A. Confidential and 8 Mile, dies aged 71

21.09.2016 10:13 GMT

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Curtis Hanson, the Oscar winning writer and director of L.A. Confidential, has died aged 71.

Azerbaijani music festival held in France

20.09.2016 12:55 GMT

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A festival of Azerbaijani music has been held in the city of Mulhouse, France.

Actress robbed during presentation of Emmy award

19.09.2016 16:07 GMT

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Sherlockstar Amanda Abbington had a mixture of emotions on Sunday night at the 2016 Emmy Awards.

Azerbaijan's Ganja named cultural capital of CIS

19.09.2016 14:38 GMT

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The ancient Azerbaijani city of Ganja has been named the cultural capital of the Commonwealth of Independent States, AzerTag reports.

Van Gogh: Painter `suffered psychosis` in final 18 months

19.09.2016 12:12 GMT

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Experts in Amsterdam have concluded that troubled Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh suffered a form of repeated psychosis in his final 18 months.

Azerbaijani attends Glasgow International Festival

17.09.2016 09:22 GMT

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Director of Azerbaijan`s Yukh Theater Tarlan Rasulov was invited as an expert to the Tramway`s Unlimited Festival in Glasgow, Scotland.

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