Teymur Gambarov                     

Born in 1986 Baku, Azerbaijan


2006: Applied Mathematics and Economic Cybernetic, Baku State University

Director Teymur began working for media and PR firms after graduating, namely Red Communications ( PR & Event Manager) and Starcom Mediavest Group (Market Research AGB Specialist/Media Planner/Media Buyer/Account Manager). Renowned companies including Coca-Cola, Mars LLC, Mondelez (Kraft foods), Mastercard, Pepsi, Kaspersky, Novartis, Sanoz, and GSK were among his customers.

Teymur later worked in the film sector and studied cinematography in 2014. The European Short Pitch competition, held in Poznan, Poland, was won by his debut short film project, "Gukhuroba." The project managed to win the Image Production Award, Mastering Award, and Distribution Award in the Work in Progress section. A filmmaker established "SPLIT Production" in 2019. «Gukhuroba» was accepted for the Official Short Film Competition of the Sarajevo Film Festival in 2020. He released his second short film, "Two days," in 2021 after winning a pitching competition for projects called "Böyük qayıdış" supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Azerbaijan Republic.

Gukhuroba (2020)
Salt, pepper to taste (2019)
Towards evening (2019)


Gukhuroba (2020), Director
21 minutes

Salt, pepper to taste (2019), Second Unit Director
22 minutes

Towards evening (2019),  Second Unit Director
12 minutes