Festivals: call for entries

The 2017 Jean Rouch International Film Festival is now open for entries
The 2017 Jean Rouch International Film Festival is now open for entries. 
  • The deadline to submit a film is 15th April 2017.
  • Entries must have been completed after 1st January 2016

Temir Birnazarov's master-class
Master-class will be start at the November 2016

Team of the Forum for Young Cinema "Hope" for CIS countries: National competition for documentaries is ready


The Forum for Young Cinema "Hope" ("Umut") will be held 28-31 of the October 2016 in Bishkek. The Forum has support from The Intergovernmental Foundation for Educational, Scientific and Cultural Cooperation (IFESCCO).


It will be four competitons: 2 International - short fiction & short documentary and 2 National - short fiction & short documentary.



  • Tuesday, 17 January 2017

    Deep condolences to those who lost family members and loved ones...

    Kyrgyzstan plane crash: Dozens die as Turkish cargo jet hits homes

  • Sunday, 15 January 2017

  • Saturday, 14 January 2017

    White elephant: winners


    Place: Cinema House / Vasil'evskaya, 13, Moscow


    Day: 13.01.2017



  • Friday, 13 January 2017

    The event dedicated to the memory of Talgat Asyrankulov


    Place: Studio 247 / Erkindik, 37, Bishkek


    Day: 15.01.2017


    Contact: 0557 247 000

  • Wednesday, 11 January 2017

    Big German - new book about great director - written by Alexander Pozdnyakov

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