Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Tengis cinema is showing two Japanese films “Silver Spoon” and “A Drop of the Grapevine” free-of-charge on Friday at 3 pm and 6 pm. The Japanese Movie Days kicked off on January 18. The 10th annual event is being organized by the Embassy of Japan in Ulaanbaatar and The Japan Foundation.
Art & Culture
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A team of Mongolian ice sculptors received one silver and three bronze medals from the 31st Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival in China.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Young painter M.Gan-Ochir has planned to open his third personal exhibition named “Pattern of Soul” at the State History Museum of the State House.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Japanese anime drama film “The Garden of Words” directed by Makoto Shinkai is to be screened at the 10th Japanese Movie Days which will be organized by the Embassy of Japan to Mongolia together with the Japan Foundation in Ulaanbaatar starting from January 18, 2017.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Mongol Naadam Complex and the Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO signed a memorandum of mutual understanding on cooperation on January 12.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A “White Khadag” movie produced by “Khulegu Pictures” film company and the Mongolian Judo Association, has been nominated to the International Film Festivals. The movie based on the life of judoka D.Sumiya, State Honored Athlete of Mongolia and silver medalist of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ “The Sun Foal" personal exhibition by D.Batmunkh, painter and teacher of the Mongolian Fine Art Institute opened on January 12 at the Purple Art Gallery.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ “A Good Father” movie produced by “Pro stars films” production will be premiered in theatres starting January 20. Dedicated to late taxi driver T.Davaasuren, who was known as a great father to the public, the film was initiated by D.Amarjargal and produced by S.Chuluuntogtokh, director of the “Pro stars films” and directed by S.Bujin, who also wrote the screenplay.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A thread-knotting ceremony for an embroidery appliqué based on the Secret History of the Mongols will take place on January 9 in Dornod, informed the local authority.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Yesterday, a 3-year-old female tiger ‘Magda’ of the Demidovs Circus, Russia took a walk around the streets of Ulaanbaatar, attracting children’s and youth interest. The Demidovs Circus is performing a show at ASA Circus in Ulaanbaatar on January 6-8, where performances of tigers and lions as well as motorbike artists are entertaining the Mongolian audience.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ With an aim to reinforce Mongolian fashion industry with new outlook and expression, private channel Edutainment TV is bringing the international ‘Next Top Model’ reality television show format to Mongolia with an official license from CBS Studios International.