Festivals: call for entries

Kyrgyz films for the presentation at the Marche Du Film (Cannes Film Festival)


77th Cannes Film Festival: 14-25.05.2024 

Dates for Kyrgyz applicants: 06-12.05.2024 


Reception of applications for Kazan International Muslim Film Festival is still in progress


On February 1, submission for the XX Kazan International Muslim Film Festival started. The submission will last till June 1, 2024. The Selection Committee will finish its work by the beginning of July. After this, the official selection will be announced.


ALTERNATIVA FILM PROJECT call for entries: Development Lab


Deadline: 28.04.2024

Bukhara, Almaty and online, June-October 2024

Erkin Boljurov
Contacts: The White House
Work address: 205, Chui Avenue, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
work: +996 (312) 63 88 64
mob.: +996 (770) 15 01 76
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Date of birth: 06.01.1958
Education: Art school named after Chuikov, branch of painting Course of photographer Certificate of «Magnum photo», Paris


Allied member of filmmaker of Kyrgyzstan

Feature films:
1992 "Where is your home, snail?" (74 min)
2001 "MAIMYL" (“THE CHIMP”) (90 MIN.)
Short films:
1993 "Selkinchek" (“THE SWING”) (48 MIN.)
1993 “Don’t cry,Rhinoceros!” (30 min)
Social advertisement:
1992 "My God Almambet"
1993 "Underground passage"
1994 "Land reforms"
2002 "Besh-Aral"
Awards and exhibitions:
1996 Grand Prize of photographic competition «Kyrgyzstan at the end of XX centurie», Fund «Soros Kyrgyzstan», Bishkek
1998-2000 Grand Prize «Interphoto», Moscow
1999 One-man show in the film festival network, Anje, France
2000 One-man show in the film festival network, Kioto, Japan
2000, 2003 Grand Prize «World press-photo», Amsterdam
2002 Prize of photographic competition, Almaty
2002 One-man show in the film festival network, Vezuel, France