Film about Azerbaijani Paralympic athlete screened at international festival
Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 29
“I want to fly”, a documentary highlighting the life of an Azerbaijani Paralympic athlete has been screened as part of the Italian-Azerbaijani International Film Festival.
The documentary tells the story of Kamal Mammadov, who was confined to a wheelchair after receiving spinal injuries in a traffic accident, but who has continued to struggle for life and achieved new successes with support of his family.
Kamal Mammadov is now secretary general of Azerbaijan`s National Paralympic Committee.
On January 30, Nizami Cinema Center will host a gala-night of the Italian-Azerbaijan Film festival, where the winners of the festival will be announced.