The Chairs

Orkhan Aghazadeh

Synopsis

Kerim and Rena were in love, but had to marry other people. Despite the passing of time, their love is now prohibited and dangerous in the society they live in. On the hill where all villagers have to come to use mobile phones, they see each other every week, but can’t display their feelings at all. The only secret way of expressing their love is through lights flashing in the darkness of night.

Director Biography

Orkhan Aghazadeh was born in Lenkoran, Azerbaijan in 1988. After getting his Bachelor’s degree in “Journalism and Mass Communications “ at the Baku Slavic University, he then received a scholarship from the Ministry of Education and started his MA in Filmmaking at the London Film School. The Chairs is his graduation film.

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