The fifth annual GIPADocU Festival features documentary films and transmedia stories, where each piece is produced by the GIPA students and graduates.
Dato Kiknavelidze is an author of "Geno" - the first Georgian-German co-production, 3D animation, which won Robert Bosch film Prize and the Georgian National Film Center's grant. In this interview he speaks about the new Georgian cartoon and the limitless world of animation.
An Armenian band "The Windrose" was created two and a half years ago. A group of young musicians are playing Celtic folk music, introducing an "unknown" culture to the Armenian audience.
Yukio Mishima (or Kimitake Hiroaki), an author, poet, playwright, actor, film director, and a three times nominee of the Nobel Prize in literature, is recognized as the genius of the Japanese literature. Eccentric during his life and a person, who revived samurai values at the end of the XX century shocked everybody with his death, by committing HARAKIRI at his 45.
Singer Joe Cocker dies at the age of 70. His agent Barrie Marshall confirmed he had died of an undisclosed illness.
Baku 2015 European Games unveiled Jeyran and Nar as the official mascots for the inaugural sporting event.