I am an Azerbaijani researcher on cinema and society and a documentary filmmaker. I had a MSc degree at Sociology Department of MSFAU . Currently continuing my researches as the PhD candidate at Charles University in Prague. My main research areas are Soviet modernity, national identities, national cinemas and visual sociology. I have made two documentaries and in 2022 my second film “Since the Dust Settled” was awarded as the Best Documentary Film in Baku IFF. I am also co-author of online discussion on South Caucasus movies at CaucasusTalks platform. My several articles on cinema and sociology have been published in different media platforms such as “Fokus Cinema Magazine”, “Caucasus Edition”, “ChaiKhana”, “Feminist PC” etc. and I continue my collaboration with different medias.