Festivals: call for entries

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.


Kyrgyz Serial: The contest of scripts (2023_2_kg)
Sunday, 25 September 2022 00:00

The winners of the Nomadic Image 2022 Film Festival


Festival: The Nomadic Image 2022 Film Festival by the University of Central Asia’s School of Arts and Sciences

Dates: 22.09-23.09.2022

Place: Naryn, Kyrgyzstan


Organised on Naryn Campus, the Festival had submissions from several filmmakers from across Kyrgyzstan and around the world.


1. The Best Film Award (500 USD) goes to the team of Dastan Borkoshev & Danysh Akylbekov for a mind blowing piece of art - The Death of a Nomad


2. Best Visual Solution (300 USD) goes to the group of Nurlan Temirbek Uulu, Bekzat Turatbek Uulu, Adilet Baktybekov, Erzhan Arakeev and Karash Zhanyshov for their brilliant film - Alaman

3. Jury Prize (200 USD) goes to the Aziza Khalbekova for her wonderful film - The Horse Master


We thank all of the participants for their submissions. Many congratulations to the winners




Jury: the well-known film critic - Gulbara Tolomushova, the winner of various international film festivals - Asel Zhuraeva, Associate Dean of UCA's School of Arts & Sciences - Dr Soheil Ashrafi, a writer, artist, podcast producer and documentary filmmaker - Dr Michael Garbutt, and Lecturer at UCA - Nursultan Stanaliev.