Art & Culture
The second online European Film Festival 2021 to be organized
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The European Film Festival is an annual event that showcases a selection of European films, giving local audiences a taste of Europe’s diversity and creativity.
E.Amartuvshin named as world's best baritone
It has been announced that State Honored artist E.Amartuvshin won Opera Star award which is also known as Opera Oscars.
Views exchanged on making Sven Hedin’s collection available digitally
On October 14, Ambassador of Mongolia to the Kingdom of Sweden T.Janabazar held a meeting with Keeper of the Sven Hedin Foundation Håkan Wahlquist.
MCC awards the winners of the Mongolian 'Water Stories' film competition
On October 8, the Mongolian Film Institute and the U.S. government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) announced the winners of the 'Water Stories' film competition, which focused on the importance of water for Ulaanbaatar.
Embassy in Sweden promotes Mongolia during Asiatiska Filmfestivalen
Three Mongolian films The Woman, Veins of the World, and Mountain Cat are being shown at the Asiatiska Filmfestivalen.
Veins of the World wins award at German Film Awards
On October 1, Veins of the World film by director B.Byambasuren received the Lola for Best Children's Film of the Year at the German Film Awards, also known as the Lolas.
Groundbreaking ceremony takes place for research and information center based near ancient capital of Khunnu Empire
In 2020, the remains of Luut (Luncheng), the capital of Khunnu Empire (Xiongnu Empire), were discovered on the territory of Ulziit soum of Arkhangai aimag. A groundbreaking ceremony took place for the construction of a research and information center based near the location on September 28.
Ambassador to Sweden meets Director of Swedish National Museums of World Culture
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Kingdom of Sweden T.Janabazar on September 21 had a meeting with Director General of the National Museums of World Culture of Sweden Ann Follin.
Translator D.Boldbaatar awarded ‘Special Book Award of China’
On September 14, Sinologist, translator Dr. D. Boldbaatar was awarded the ‘Special Book Award of China’.
‘Night Museum’ event to be held on September 15-16
The Choijin Lama Temple Museum is to organize its annual event ‘Night Museum’ on September 15-16, working at 8.00pm-10:00pm.
Mongolian ger set up in front of Hôtel de Ville, Paris
A 6-wall Mongolian ger is on display in front of the Hôtel de Ville, Paris.
‘The Secret History of the Mongols’ translated into over 30 languages
On September 9, the Chinggis Khaan Heritage and Cultural Institute opened an exhibition for the Volumes I-III of the ‘Chinggis Khaan’s Heritage and Culture’ series as well as the Secret History of the Mongols.
Mongolian films to be presented at Asiatiska Filmfestivalen for the very first time
Three Mongolian films will be presented at the annual Asiatiska Filmfestivalen (Asian Film Festival) to take place in Stockholm, Sweden from September 28 to October 3.
Volume on Mongolian heritage preserved in Denmark published
The volume offers a fine selection of objects relating to the culture of the Mongols preserved in the National Museum of Denmark. The catalogue is published in the series 'Mongolian Heritage Across the World', which is a project initiated by the International Association for Mongol Studies.
Honorary certificate presented to top inheritor of intangible cultural heritage of 2020
Minister of Culture Ch.Nomin received top intangible inheritor of 2020 ikhel player, biyelgee dancer Khumbaa Jutaa yesterday.
Conference on Exploring and Safeguarding Shared Intangible Cultural Heritage in East Asia to be organized
Within the framework of UNESCO 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO is virtually organizing the 'Exploring and Safeguarding Shared Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) in East Asia Conference' on September 10, 2021.
Mongolia’s Parliament approves incentives to attract global film production
The incentives will competitively position Mongolia to appeal to the world’s top production Companies, while strengthening international appreciation for Mongolia’s unique culture and heritage.
Winners of Mongolians in Deel Challenge awarded
More than 5,000 people from the nine districts of Ulaanbaatar, 20 aimags, and foreign countries, Germany, South Korea, Japan, USA, and Sweden submitted over 500 entries to the competition, which was viewed by 624 thousand people online.
Director Bat-Amgalan Lkhagvajav wins award from Locarno Film Festival
Film director Bat-Amgalan Lkhagvajav has won the Moulin d'Andé -CECI Award from the Locarno Film Festival for his short film, ‘Sleepless’. The 74th edition of the international film festival is taking place in Locarno, Switzerland from August 4 to 14.
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership