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Festival in Media
Section: Films Across Borders
Country: Azerbaijan 
Year: 2013

Ağ-qara gecələr

80 min, color

Director: Ayaz Salayev Screenplay: Ayaz Salayev, Nadya Maguli Cinematography: Bayram Fazli Music: İlyas Mirzəyev Editing: Elmir Həsənov Sound: Mehman Nadirov Producer: Müşfiq Hətəmov Cast: Solmaz Süleymanlı, Fəkhrəddin Manafov, Levan Khurtsia, Rasim Balayev

A classical love story with betray and hate, which become unreal and phantasmagoric. She hates her husband so hard, that her feelings suddenly transform into the visual part of the TV programs at the channel, they owned together with her hateful husband. The main character - unhappy woman - pushing lover to kill her husband, but unexpected death stops her own life. This film, which tries to show indissoluble unit of a real life and plot of a classical movie is about unrealized murder and life without future.


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Ayaz Salayev

Born in 1960 in Baku, Azerbaijan. He graduated from the State Institute of Cinematography, Moscow, Russia. Worked as a film critic, author and director of TV programs on various channels in Baku, teaches at the Baku State University of Arts. His full-length feature YARASA (The Bat, 1995) was screened at more than 30 international film festivals and recieved several awards including Grand Prix of International Film Festival of European Cinema in Angers (France, 1996).