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

Friday, 09 June 2023 00:00

"ASK" by Naizabek Sydykov was invited to the BIKY film festival, South Korea


Dates & place of the 18th BIKY festival: 10 - 16. 07. 2023, Busan, South Korea

"ASK" will be shown in the Short Film section 

Short fiction "ASK" made by support Internews Kg


About Festival:


BIKY - Busan International Kid's and Youth Film Festival


BIKY is an international film festival for the young generation, serving as a network hub connecting international film festivals for young filmmakers and film industry professionals. It is also striving to enhance the image of Busan, the UNESCO Creative City of Film, through various film education activities and experiences. We are willing to meet talented filmmakers and films who offer equal opportunities for everyone to create a better society and the world. As part of this, BIKY made the Invitation Section to present good films that can share their feelings and emotions with children, teenagers, and adults worldwide. 






ASK, 2022, 26', Kyrgyzstan


 The near future in Central Asia. Teenager Umut understands that the Leader of the small town and a society, promising to build the City of the Future, are gradually destroying all the buildings in the town. But, the teenager manages to find out there will be no City of the Future. It already existed and they have been destroying it…
 The near future, somewhere in Central Asia. The teenager Umut understands that the head of the town and the society, promising to build a City of the future, are gradually destroying all the buildings in the town.. But, the teenager manages to find out that there will be no city of the future, he has already been and they are destroying it all...



Naizabek Sydykov


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