Azerbaijani film joins festival in Slovakia

Azerbaijani film joins festival in Slovakia

"The Steppe Man", a film by the Azerbaijani director Shamil Aliyev has entered the main competition program of Košice International Montly Film Festival 2020 in Slovakia.

"Despite the global coronavirus pandemic, the film industry continues its activities in the online format. I am very pleased that my film has been nominated for the international award in Slovakia. The festival winners will be announced in May," Trend cited the director as saying.

The films of the official selection and the winners will be named in May.

"The Steppe Man" was produced in 2012 at Azerbaijanfilm studio by the order of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism. The film has been screened at many international film festivals such as Florence Film Awards 2019 (Italy), European Screen Awards 2019 (Indonesia), White Unicorn International Film Festival 2019 (WUIFF) and others.and producers are Mushvig Hatamov and Azer Guliyev.