‘The Gift’ by Emin Efendiyev won the ‘Best Feature Film’ Award of the ‘Azerbaijan Family 2016’ Film Festival. The festival was held at the International Mugham Center of Azerbaijan, and was jointly organized by the State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs (Republic of Azerbaijan), Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the UN Population Fund.
‘The Gift’ is one of the short films of anthology film ‘On the 40th parallel’ by four young directors and was produced by ‘Azerbaijanfilm’ Studio named after Jafar Jabbarly, with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Directed by: Emin Efendiyev
Screenwriter: Yusif Sheykhov
Director of photography: Elman Aliyev
Production designer: Shahin Hesenli
Artistic director: Eldar Guliyev
Composer: Azer Asgarov
Executive producer: Vusal Abbasov
Producer: Mushfig Hatamov
Starring: Gorgud Jafarli, Ilaha Hasanova and Shamil Suleymanli.