Festivals: call for entries

Film Festival "Nomad 2023: A Living Land": Call for entries

The Film Festival “Nomad 2023: A Living Land” is organized by the Communications and Media Department of the University of Central Asia to be held in Naryn, Kyrgyzstan. The Film Festival aims to provide a platform for emerging filmmakers contributing to the development of the film industry throughout Central Asia. 


Cinema Department: Continuation of the contest of scripts (2023_kg)

Temir Birnazarov's master-class: 2023_kg


Ulyana Konovalova

Contacts: KTU «Manas»
Work address:  Djal district, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
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Date of birth: 1986
2008 Kyrgyz - Turkish "Manas" University Degree of bachelor of Communications studies in Science Radio, TV and Cinema.
2007 Training on Centra TV in Turkey.
2007 Participant of the Film Forum of Visual Anthropology “KinoVizA” in Tashkent.
2009 Participation at the I. International Cinema School for young filmmakers in Moscow. Directing on documentary films by S.V.Dvortsevoy.
2010 Participant of the 6 week comprehensive program “2010 International Emerging Filmmaker Fellowship” in George Washington University. (USA)
Documentary films:
2007 “The day off” (the author, editor, editing)
2008 "Good Morning, My Sun" (the author of the script, the director, editing)
    Film festivals in which the film took part:
    1. II. International Issykul Film Festival in Kyrgyzstan – Best Debut.
    2. Participation on the conference “Perspectives of development of the Cinema in   Kyrgyzstan” (24-28 of September 2008)
    3. 51st International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film - DOK Leipzig - official programme (27 October - 2 November 2008)
    4. Participation at the I. International Cinema School for young filmmakers in Moscow. (01-10.11.08 Russia)
    5. Student Film Festival of Maltepe University (Turkey – 1 Prize)
    6. V. International Student Film Festival START in Baku (the best documentary film)
    7. II. International Student Film Festival of Erciyes University (Turkey – 2 Prize)
    8. ‘Birds Eye View’ International Women Film Festival – (March 5th -13th 2009) special program to March 8th
    9. I. National Film Festival of young cinematographers “The Hope - 2009” (Kyrgyzstan Bishkek - the best documentary film)
    10. XV. Film Festival della Lessinia – Italy (22-30 August 2009) – competition programme.
    11. III. International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival in Kyrgyzstan (21-25 September 2009)
    12. Laureate of “Yearning – 2009” award from Internews (Kyrgyzstan, Septemer 2009)
    13. Participation at the cinema forum of visual anthropology “KINOVIZA” (18 -23.11.08 Tashkent, Uzbekistan)
2007 “Friends” (The director, editing)