Member of the Jury

Yusif Sheykhov was born in 1951. He graduated from directing faculty of Baku State Arts Institute. He worked at “Azerbaijanfilm” film studio and a number of state film organizations. He wrote a number of scripts of feature, documentary and animation films, such as “Gold”, “The future left behind”, “Gobustan”, “Prayer”, “Dog exhibition”, “Jirtdan and Cyclops”, “Nizami”, “The light of my eye” etc. Yusif Sheykhov is an Honored Worker of Culture of the Republic of Azerbaijan.