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The Nizami Cinema Center premiered a film almanac Karabakh
stories: 'Yesterday, today, tomorrow,' Azernews reports.
The film almanac includes three short films-You have a letter
(Sizə məktub var), Rear ( Arxa cəbhə), and Fence (Hasar), produced
as part of the 'Great Return' film projects competition.
Since February 2, these short films are being screened at Park
Cinema, CinemaPlus, and Nizami Cinema Center.
The name of the film almanac Karabakh stories: 'Yesterday,
today, tomorrow' and all three films reflect the events of
different periods of time. The events in the short film 'You have a
letter' are taking place in the 1990s of the last century during
the First Karabakh War. The film 'Rear' touches on the Second
Karabakh War, while the short film 'Fence' tells about the national
heroes, who live in the post-war period.
In the almanacs, the films are included in this sequence -
recalling the events of the past, transferring them to the present,
and then providing an opportunity to reflect on the future.
'You have a letter'
The short film 'You have a letter' was produced by
AzerbaijanFilm Studio. The film director and scriptwriter is
Mazahir Gasimov. Ali Aliyev and Daniz Tajaddin starred in the main
You have a letter about young people - a girl, who sees off her
best friend to the war. Only after that she finally faces her
feelings, but it's too late.
Filmed by Karvan Production, the short film tells about a man,
who goes to the front. His family remains in Barda. From time to
time, he talks to his family on the phone. But one day this
conversation is interrupted by a bomb explosion. The film director
and scriptwriter is Gulay Babayeva. The cast includes Kamala
Piriyeva and Niyaz Gasimov.
According to the plot of the film, Elchin lost his son during
the first Karabakh war. After Azerbaijan's victory and the
liberation of its lands, he returned to his native land. In order
not to see his Armenian neighbor, he tries to restore the fence of
the house. However, the disappearance of the neighbor's blind son
disrupts his plans.
Filmed by Ultra Production, the film was directed by Gulu
Asgarov, a scriptwriter of the film is Nijat Dadashov. Actors
Vidadi Hasanov, Leyli Valiyeva, Nurlan Suleymanli, and Alibala
Asgarov starred in the main roles.
All proceeds from the film screenings will be transferred to
Set up in 2020, the foundation covers the needs of disabled
employees of state bodies (authorities) or family members of the
employees, who lost their lives while participating in the
elimination of the aftermath of the war.