Festivals: call for entries

30th Open festival of the documentary cinema "Rossia", Ekaterinburg, 1-6/10/2019

Call the entries: The IV International Festival of national and ethnic cinema "Silver Akbuzat" in Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia Federation


The IV International Festival of national and ethnic cinema "Silver Akbuzat" in Ufa between 24-27.08.2019. 


Call the entries: the XI International Youth Film Festival in Kazan


The XI International Youth Film Festival will take place in Kazan from the 3rd till the 6th of September.



  • Sunday, 26 May 2019

    Bong Joon-ho's Parasite wins Palme d'Or at Cannes film festival


    Black-comic thriller from South Korean director of Okja and Snowpiercer takes the top honours at the 72nd edition of the festival. Bong is the first Korean director to have won the top award at Cannes, after last appearing in competition with Okja in 2017. He is the second Asian winner in successive years, after Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda triumphed in 2018 with Shoplifters.

  • Saturday, 18 May 2019

    Cinema house: Museum Night 


    When: May 17th, 2019 

    Time: from 18'00 pm

    Program: 'Red Apple', "Tale about art", "Ten"


  • Friday, 17 May 2019

    Around table about modern cinema of Germany, Turkey and Iran: photos & program


    Around table: About modern cinema of Germany, Turkey and Iran

    Title of Around Table: "New trends in modern cinema in Germany, Turkey and Iran"

    Place: Faculty of International Relations, Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

    Day: May 16, 2019

  • Thursday, 16 May 2019

    Cinema house: Museum Night 


    Today, May 17th, 2019: 'Red Apple', "Tale about art", "Ten" 

    Time: from 18'00 pm


  • Wednesday, 15 May 2019

    Festival cinema - every wednesday at Ala-Too cinema!


    Today, May 15th, 2019: 'The Song of the Tree' (Russian version)

    Time: 20'05 pm


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