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2017

British Film Springs to life in Baku

  • Adult Life Skills

Adult Life Skills by Rachel Tunnard


28th April - 4th May 2017

The Third British Film Spring will bring the best and brightest new UK films to the Azerbaijan audience.

This year's festival will take place from 28 April to 4 May and will showcase a range of films both by and about women - a remarkable and diverse selection including Adult Life SkillsBurn, Burn, BurnThe LevellingThis Beautiful Fantastic and Ethel & Ernest. The opening film is the award-winning debut comedy Adult Life Skills by Rachel Tunnard which will screen on 28 April in the main cinema hall of our Festival partners at Nizami Cinema centre. We will also be screening Ken Loach's Palme d'Or winner I, Daniel Blake.

Thanks also to our other main partner the British Embassy in Azerbaijan we are bringing scriptwriter Paul Fraser back to Baku for his second visit, where he will deliver a week’s intensive training course for Azeri scriptwriters and film producers within the framework of the festival.

Watch the trailer for our British Spring Festival here.