Participant Profile

Salaam Cinema

Azerbaijan
Baku

Salaam Cinema is a community based cinema and art space, run by a team of creatives to create social awareness through artistic practices and build bridges between communities, social classes and cultures.  The team has a horizontal organizational structure and operates the space by the fundamental principles of inclusivity, equality and diversity. Salaam Cinema’s mission is to: offer quality programming of creative films, performances, exhibitions & educational events; support local film-making and film history; support local artists and encourage community collaboration drawing inspiration from the city and activating the local urban vision; create opportunities for the development of personal skills for young creatives; and to build and exchange collective knowledge through non-formal education and experiential processes.