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  • Tuesday, 25 February 2020

    Berlinale / Encounters: The Shepherdess and The Seven Songs


    Date of the screening at the EFM: 24.02.2020 

    Original title: "laila aur satt geet"

    Section: new competition Encounters


  • Sunday, 23 February 2020

    Gulbara Tolomushova at the 70th Berlin International Film Festival


    Dates of the festival: 20.02 - 01.03.2020 


  • Thursday, 20 February 2020

    Participants from Kyrgyzstan at the Berlinale: 'The Descendant of the Snow Leopard' - 1985


    The 70th Berlinale starts today on the February 20 in Berlin. 

    Column about participants from Kyrgyzstan in Vecherniy Bishkek newspaper was published on 18.02.2020

    This material dedicated to 'The Descendant of the Snow Leopard'. This film won Silver Bear in 1985


  • Tuesday, 18 February 2020

    Aibek Daiyrbekov began to shoot his new film 'Ermen Jity' ('Smell of Wormwood')



  • Sunday, 16 February 2020

    There was XXVI Congress of the Kyrgyz film-makers Union
    Date of the Congress: 16.02.2020
    Place: Cinema House, Bishkek
    Chairman of the Union: Aibek Daiyrbekov
    Number of members: 270
    50 members attended the congress: 94
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With the aim of encouraging collaboration and cultural exchange between Kyrgyz filmmakers and filmmakers from around the world, this Kyrgyz Cinema website offers a wide range of information about many prominent and independent Kyrgyz filmmakers, production studios, film-shoot locations across the Kyrgyzstan and production as well as the post-production resources.

Kyrgyz Cinema website provides up-to-date news and trends on the latest events and developments in the film industries of Kyrgyzstan as well as other Central Asian countries. Among our other services we, also, do propose new cinema projects, roundtables, film festivals, nominations, awards and provide updates regarding funders, donors, and sponsors. Cinema Development Fund expresses its gratitude and appreciation to the Prince Claus Fund for Culture and Development of the Netherlands for its meaningful support on initiating this official website.