College of fine arts launches the events of its 2nd international festival of cinema and television

College of fine arts launches the events of its 2nd international festival of cinema and television


The events of the second international festival of cinema and television were launched at the college of fine arts, organized by the department of film and television arts at Baghdad University with the participation of nearly 50 Arab and foreign films. Undersecretary of the ministry of higher education and scientific research, Prof. Dr. Qassim Dos pointed out in his speech that this festival represents a significant development in the cultural activities of the colleges of fine arts, adding that movies play an important role in the life of human being for their direct impact on his manners and ways of dealing with others, as well as drawing attention to the fact that fine arts play a major role in the culture of peaceful coexistence facing the culture of violence and extremism. President of Baghdad University, Prof. Dr. Alaa Abdul Hussein stated that this annual festival reflects the real experience of the practical work of graduated students as a starting point for them in labor market.