Festivals: call for entries

Cinema Department: New contest of scripts dedicated Ormon Khan

Kyrgyz Serial: The contest of scripts (2023_3_kg)

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival currently looking for projects for Works in Progress selection

Work in Progress 2023:

At this event, producers and directors from the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, the Balkans, the former Soviet Union, the Middle East and North Africa will introduce new films that will premiere after the Karlovy Vary IFF.

Thursday, 01 April 2021 00:00

Today in Kinokultura: Review about "2000 Songs of Farida"


Country: Uzbekistan

Year of production: 2020

Director: Yolqin Tu'ychiev

World premiere: Busan, October 2020

Awards: Grand-Prix at the IFF Moscow Premiere (October 2020); Snow Leopard Audience Award at the Asian World Film Festival (March 2021. Los Angeles)


This film is important in the art of Uzbekistan in 2020, because it represents a breakthrough in the history of Uzbek cinema. Festivals audience found this film, in short, worthy of its “artistic rendition of the theme of the collapse of old orders and the arrival of a new world”.






Please, read full text of the review here