The film “Pomegranate Orchard” by Ilgar Najaf is among the nominees for the 11th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA), Azerbaijanfilm film studio named after J.Jabbarli told APA.
The winners of the prestigious award, which is unofficially called ‘Asian Oscar’, are annually announced in the Australian city of Brisbane.
The world premiere of the movie was held within the framework of the “East of the West” competition of the Czech Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. The movie has also been invited to the major competition program of the 13th Eurasia International Film Festival. Ilgar Najaf will also attend the festival that will take place on July 22-28 in Astana, Kazakhstan.
“Pomegranate Orchard” was co-produced by the Azerbaijanfilm film studio and Buta Film company with the support of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism.