Kempinski Hotel Badamdar on the occasion of the annual Earth Day, celebrated worldwide on the April 22, organizes two-day screening of Home film.
Home is a 2009 documentary by Yann Arthus-Bertrand. The film is almost entirely composed of aerial shots of various places on Earth. It shows the diversity of life on Earth and how humanity is threatening the ecological balance of the planet. The film is produced 5 years ago but it remains extremely popular and is part of many environmental campaigns worldwide.
The first screening took place at the Auditorium of the Kempinski Hotel Badamdar. The event was sponsored by Greentech.
On April 23, a public viewing is organized free of charge at Park Cinema in Metro Park. The sponsor of this event is Park Cinema, who was glad to add this activity to its list of social responsible projects.
Earth Day by Kempinski Hotel Badamdar received support from UN office in Baku as well as the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan.
"We believe that prestigious, European heritage of Kempinski puts our hotels in a unique position to anticipate the future needs of the sensitive and increasingly green oriented traveller. At Kempinski we encourage and promote ecological consciousness in the hospitality industry." says Kai Behrens, General Manager of Kempinski Hotel Badamdar.
After the Earth Day the social initiatives of Kempinski Hotel Badamdar will be continued with the Ocean Day on the June 8, to join celebration of the International Ocean Day.
About Kempinski Badamdar Baku:
Kempinski Badamdar Baku was opened in September 2011.It represents a brilliant addition to a rapidly growing network of urban Kempinski hotels. The hotel is a resort in the heart of the city and offers services for business and leisure travelers. The hotel facilities include 280 guest rooms and suites, 38 fully furnished residences, 36fully equipped offices, 18 conference rooms, banquet hall, auditorium, two restaurants, two bars and a spa with a total area 3,500 sq. m including an indoor pool, tennis and basketball courts, an entertainment centre, a shopping centre and an Aquapark.
About Kempinski Hotels:
Created in 1897, Kempinski Hotels is Europe's oldest luxury hotel group. Kempinski's rich heritage of impeccable personal service and superb hospitality is complemented by the exclusivity and individuality of its properties. Kempinski now manages a portfolio of 75 five-star hotels in 32 countries and continues to add new properties in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Each one reflects the strength and success of the Kempinski brand without losing sight of its heritage. The portfolio comprises historic landmark properties, award-winning urban lifestyle hotels, outstanding resorts, and prestigious residences. Each one is imbued with the quality guests have come to expect from Kempinski while embracing the cultural traditions of its location. Kempinski is a founding member of the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), the world's largest alliance of independent hotel brands, which is celebrating its tenth anniversary in 2014.