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

Monday, 26 September 2022 00:00

The Death Of a Nomad: info about the winner 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


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



"The Death Of A Nomad", 12'07, 2022, Central Asia Film (Движение Экспедиция)

Producer: Aibek Dayirbekov


Feature documentary about a resident of a remote village in the Kyrgyz Republic. The main character is a real captain of the national team of 'kok boru' nomad game. He watches daily broadcasts of these national games with his family before selling his own racehorse in order to buy a bus ticket and go to the city in search for a paying job.