By Laman Ismayilova
The Animation Festival (ANIMAFILM) has been presented in the Czech Republic.
The event took place at Kino Pilotů movie theater in Prague on March 23, Trend Life reported.
The project aims to develop creative and production activities of filmmakers, film and animation studios of the country, to review various genres of professional animation by foreign directors and to exchange experience.
The event was timed to Novruz holiday, therefore, guests were presented dishes and sweets of the Azerbaijani national cuisine, as well as a cartoon dedicated to this holiday.
Among the guests were animation masters Jahangir Suleymanov (Russia), Masud Panachi (Germany), Oscar Award nominee for animation "Late Afternoon", Irish director Louise Bagnall, representatives from other countries.
It was stressed that the first Baku International Festival of Animated Films was a great success and gained a lot of publicity.
Laman Ismayilova is AzerNews’ staff journalist, follow her on Twitter: @Lam_Ismayilova
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