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

Azamat Sharshenov (Arykov)

Contacts: The film studio by Ernest Abdyjaparov «SEA»
Work address: 1, Dinara Asanova Street, Bishkek, 720030, Kyrgyzstan
work: +996 (312) 34 46 73
mob.: +996 (555) 16 01 93, +996 (700) 16 01 93
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Date of birth: 18.03.1985
Education: Art school under National Art Academy of Kyrgyz Republic, department - commercial artist, theater and cinema artist.
Finished full directors course of Ernest Abdyjaparov with honours degree
2013 Ayat-3
2011 Ayat-2

Short films:


2010 «Bilerik»
2010 «Ideal girl»

    Diploma "Prize of Hope"



Documentary films:
2017 Wonderful Life, doc, info here
2011 «Issyk-Kul Beshbarmak: film about film»