Festivals: call for entries

Call for entries: Firth IFF "Kyrgyzstan - the land of short movies"
Dear friends, filmmakers! We accept applications for the V International Film Festival of short films of CIS countries, Baltic and Georgia "Kyrgyzstan – Land of Short Films".

Cinema Department: pitching for professionals
From June 29 to July 15, 2015

Simurhg-Etno-Fest-2015, IFF ethnic films, Kazakhstan




  • Tuesday, 06 October 2015

    Zukhra Tabaeva's opinion about "Kurmanjan Datka"


  • Friday, 02 October 2015

    Please, help!




  • Friday, 02 October 2015

    "Dust of the Earth": festivals, awards, special screenings


    "I have seen Dust of the Earth and I think it is a great piece of art. I shall be showing it to my students shortly and we will discuss it as well." - Jamal Sohail, film-critic, Pakistan, member of the NETPAC jury at the XI Eurasia IFF, Almaty.

  • Friday, 02 October 2015

    Happy Birthday from the Kyrgyz film-makers Union
  • Thursday, 01 October 2015

    "Heavenly Nomadic": festivals, awards, special screenings


    "Sutak" ("Heavenly Nomadic") made by Mirlan Abdykalykov will be shown at next festivals:


    1) The Jasmine IFF, Iran, 03.-08.10.2015.

    2) Sao-Paulo IFF, Brazil, 22.10 - 04.11.2015

    3) Cottbuss IFF, Germany, 03-08.11.2015

    4) XXII Listapad IFF, Minsk, Belarus, 06-13.11.2015 

    5) Dhaka IFF, Bangladesh, 14-22.01.2016


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With the aim of encouraging collaboration and cultural exchange between Kyrgyz filmmakers and filmmakers from around the world, this Kyrgyz Cinema website offers a wide range of information about many prominent and independent Kyrgyz filmmakers, production studios, film-shoot locations across the Kyrgyzstan and production as well as the post-production resources.

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