KRG High Representative attends the first Birmingham Kurdish Film Event
News : 11/17/2023
UK, Birmingham, www.uk.gov.krd. Karwan Jamal
Tahir, KRG High Representative to the UK, participated in the first Birmingham
Kurdish Film Event, which will last three days.
On the first
day of the event, it was attended by a delegation from the Kurdistan Region,
including the Director General of Culture and Arts of Slemani, the Kurdish Artists Union, the main characters of the 09 movie, the media, and a large number of Kurdish diasporas.
In a speech, Daro
Aziz, artist and Director of the Birmingham Kurdish Film Event welcomed the
guests on behalf of the board and organisers of the event and stated that the
aim of the event is to present Kurdish films on international screens so that
the Kurdish diaspora can see the films that are produced in Kurdistan.
After, the KRG
High Representative to the UK in his speech thanked the board and organisers of
the Kurdish film Event, emphasised that “in addition to cultural
characteristics, such events, and festivals will be part of cultural diplomacy.
He also stated that, "to move forward in this field, we need to work together
with cultural organisations and film companies, r to build a bridge
between Kurdistan and the rest of world and between institutions and centres of
the film industries. He continued "The cultural events are aimed at
building infrastructure and developing the film industry, thus introducing the
Kurdish people and their culture and talents internationally and introducing
people to the values that we Kurdish people hold will strengthen our Kurdish