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  • Saturday, 19 October 2019

    Kyrgyz-Turkish Manas University: Screenings of winners of the IV festival for Turkic-language countries
    Days: 21 - 22.10.2019
    Time of the beginning: 10.00 am
    Place: KTMU, Jal
    4. Türk Dünyası Belgesel Film Festivali Kırgızistan Gösterimleri
  • Thursday, 17 October 2019

    Cinema House: Battlship Potemkin
    Day: 18.10.2019
    Time: 16.00 - 18.30
    Place: Cinema House, Logvinenko, 13
  • Tuesday, 15 October 2019

    There was the opening of the exhibition dedicated to 80 anniversary of the famous Kyrgyz actor and painter Suymenkul Chokmorov
    Suymenkul Chokmorov was born November 9, 1939 in Kyrgyzstan, died September 26, 1992. This year is hold many events dedicated to 80 anniversary of the famous actor here in Kyrgyzstan. This exhibition will be open to the November 10, 2019. Place: Kyrgyz National Museum of Arts after the name G.Aytiev.
  • Monday, 14 October 2019

    24th Busan IFF: Kyrgyz movie "Running to the Sky" directed by Mirlan Abdykalykov won the International Critics Prize


    Dates of the festival: 03 - 12.10.2019

    World premiere of the film: 08.10.2019

    Participant of competition: New Currents

    Jury FIPRESCI members: Premchand Pottangadi (India), Elaine Guerini (Brazil), Seo Kok-Suk (South Korea)



  • Sunday, 13 October 2019

    New Snow Leopard award for best Asian short fiction: from 12 finalists - 5 films from CIS!


    5th edition of AWFF to run 06 - 14.11.2019.


    The winning finalist will be announced in Los Angeles on November 13, 2019 at the HFPA Award Ceremony in downtown Culver City, following the screening of all twelve films at Culver City Arclight Cinemas. 



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