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 

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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.

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ALTERNATIVA FILM PROJECT call for entries: Development Lab

 

Deadline: 28.04.2024

Bukhara, Almaty and online, June-October 2024

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Nurzhamal Damir

Contacts: National Film-Studio "Kyrgyzfilm" named after T. Okeev
Work address: Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, Dinara Asanova street, 1
 

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Born in December, 6 1981 Nurzhamal Damir has spent her childhood between the capital of the country Bishkek and the southern province Dzhalal-Abad.

 In 1999 upon completion of secondary school in Bishkek has entered Kyrgyz Russian Slavic University majoring in International Journalism. In 2002 transfered to Truman State University in the United States of America and two years later graduated with B.S. degree in Accounting. From 2005 to 2011 worked at the World Bank Country Office assisting with projects in Agriculture, Environment and Ecology and Sustainable Development. In spring of 2011 has participated in the master class of Mr. Ernest Abdyzhaparov, director. In 2013 shot first short film Oguz Ayal of 18 minutes in duration. In 2013 and 2014 participated in producers workshop organized by Cinema Development Fund.  Collaborates with another Kyrgyz director Mr. Alizhan Nasyrov as a producer. In February to August 2015 studied in the Kyrgyz Film School taught by Mr. Marat Sarulu, director. In January 2016 completed her diploma work Frunze, 18 minutes feature film.     

 
A film-director, script-writer and producer
 
Among the work:
 
2013: "Bully Woman" (Oguz Ayalshort fiction) - info here
 
2016:  "Frunze" (short fiction) - info here