16 Aug 16

YARAT Contemporary Art Space is pleased to invite you to the screening of short films by the students of the Azerbaijan State University of Culture and Arts, Mahammad Nasirli and Orkhan Rustamli on August 16, 2016.  

Hope / 2016 / Azerbaijan / 5 min / Colour

Director: Mahammad Nasirli

A young boy demonstrates disrespect for the war veteran. The old man is deeply upset by this incident and start to recall his youth during World War II. 

The Truth / 2016 / Azerbaijan / 23 min. / Colour

Director: Orkhan Rustamli 

“The Trust” talks about Karabagh war. Mustafa, a war journalist arriving in Baku from Karabagh wants to reveal the truth about the conflict to the world, however militants protests against his visit to war zone. Nevertheless, with his work and courage Mustafa shows that it is necessary to fight for your cause. Holding arms in one hand and camera in the other, he has to prove his case.

Present / 2016 / Azerbaijan / 6'20 min. / Colour

Director: Orkhan Rustamli

The hero of the movie “Present”, 10 years old Murad, who lost his father when he was a child, carries all difficulties of life on his shoulders. He has to take care of his bedridden mother and his younger sister. Unlike his peers, this little boy does not go to school. Murad sells paper towels in the street to earn money and support his family, at the same time he fulfils his sister’s dream

Date: 16 August, 2016

Time: 19.00

Venue: YARAT Contemporary Art Centre, Multifunctional Room

Contact phone: +99412 505 1414

Admission: FREE