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

Akjol Bekbolotov


Akjol Bekbolotov

Contacts:  «Aitysh-film» studio 
Work address: Jibek Jolu, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
work: +996 (312) 34 48 75 
mob.: +996 (778) 20 81 52
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Date of birth: 08.09.1983
Education: Kyrgyz-Turkish University «Manas» (Bishkek), Department of communication, Branch of radio, TV and cinematography

Filmography as Director:
2013 Kart Boydok (long fiction)
2010 Letter to the Santa (short)
2007 Everything is O.K. (short, many IFF and many prizes)

Filmography as Actor:
2006: Parz (The Duty of the Son)
Kyrgyzstan, video, col., 23 min.; Director: T. Birnazarov
2012-2014 - Kurmanjan Datka
2013 - Kart Boydok