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

Monday, 15 November 2010 12:59

Hollywood at the Issyk-Kul lake


Kyrgyz director Ernest Abdyjaparov and his creative group were invited to Los-Angeles in the Stars Center for their work in Kyrgyz region – Osh. They tried to calm down people after national war events, which happened on the South of republic in June, 2010.
In Los-Angeles Kyrgyz filmmaker was meeting with Hollywood producer Gabriel Granfield, Kyrgyz scriptwriter Maxim Korsakov, which now lives in New-York, discussing his idea about creation local Hollywood in the Issyk-Kul region, Kyrgyzstan.
Ernest Abdyjaparov has had this idea during 6 years. These years he has written all his scripts and made his film project for Issyk-Kul region.
Ernest's idea is to create productions studios on Issyk-Kul Lake's shore for making cooperation and international projects.
He thinks that Issyk-Kul Lake it’s a good source for attraction a big foreign investments in Kyrgyzstan.
Own information, photo: Kyrgyz director Ernest Abdyjaparov