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

Wednesday, 17 November 2010 15:11

Today is a day of Kyrgyz Cinema


17th November, 1941 is a birthday of Kyrgyz Cinema. This day National Commissars Union of Kirgiz USS got decree about organization of news film studio in Frunze city.
On it issues of film magazine Soviet Kirgizia were making. However the first magazine which was made on own production base got out only in the beginning of 1943.
In 1955 the first feature film was got out. It was film «Saltanat».  
Today is a 69th anniversary of Kyrgyz Cinema.
In article materials were used from book by Kaarman Ashimov «Kyrgyz Cinema»