Festivals: call for entries

"Media-K" accepts applications from filmmakers and creative groups to create socially significant content
Deadline: 18.00 - 25.10.2021

Pitching for short fiction films from Uzbekistan & Kyrgyzstan
Date: 15.09 - 15.11.2021
Place: Almaty, Kazakhstan 
Salem Short — первый питчинг короткометражного жанрового кино от Salem

New film festival "Snow Leopard - Guardian of the Mountains"
Date: 27.08.2021
Place: Kyrgyzstan 
Kyrgyz Cinema
Road to Mecca

Road to Mecca



Director: Asel' Juraeva
Type: documentary film
Director of photographer: Dastan Japar uulu
Editor: Jekshen Jumashov
Production designer:  
Scriptwriter: Asel' Juraeva
Producer: Taalaibek Kulmendeev
Line producer: Roza Abdullaeva
Heroes Turdubek Sulaimanov
Shooting: 2011
Length: 20 min
Release date:
September 2011
The film is about the inhabitatnt of Alga small village in Osh region of Kyrgyzstan - a 80-year old Sulaiman Turdubaev. He has been dreaming of going to Hajj to Mecca for many years and has been saving the money. So, when he got enough money for this lonf journey, he suddenly decides to restore an old monuments in his village, deducated to soldiers who died during the II. World War. And all of his savings are spent for it.
Festivals: Cinema du Reel, Paris, 2012 etc. 
Awards & Prizes:
Award many prizes
Production: "Kyrgyzfilm"