‘The Lesson’ and ‘His Father’ have been screened in the competition section of the 5th Delhi International Film Festival. The festival took place on December 3-9, in New Delhi, India.
The films were produced by ‘Azerbaijanfilm’ Studio named after Jafar Jabbarly, with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
The International premiere of film took place at the 34th Munich Film Festival in Germany.
The film won the Best Film Award in ‘KinoMaliShok’ program of the 25th ‘Kinoshock’ International Film Festival in Russia. ‘The Lesson’ also won the Golden Listapadzik Award of the 23rd Minsk International Film Festival ‘Listapad’ in Belarus.
Screenwriters: Elza Aghayeva and Anastasia Volkova
Directors: Rafig Aliyev and Javid Tavakkul
Director of photography: Rauf Gurbanaliyev
Production designer: Fikrat Alakbarov
Composer: Tunzala Aghayeva
Executive producer: Vusal Abbasov
Producer: Mushfig Hatamov.
Starring: Tamerlan Aghayev, Aliya Aliyeva, Rashid Aliyev, Ayna Zarbaliyeva, Nazim Ibrahimov, Mansura Ahmadova and others.
The international premiere of film took place at the 17th ASIATICA, Encounters with Asian Cinema Film Festival in Italy.
‘His Father’ is one of the short films of anthology film ‘On the 40th parallel’ by four young directors.
Screenwriter and director: Zamin Mammadov
Director of photography: Ali Sultanov
Production designer: Arif Niftiyev
Executive producer: Rahim Sadigov
Producer: Mushfig Hatamov
Starring: Shamil Suleymanli, Fateh Tahirov, Mabud Maharramov and Ulviyya Rza.