Feature films “Guardian of the Light” directed by YermekTursunov and “BaluanSholak” directed by NurgeldySadygulov are taking part in 18thDhaka International Film Festival which will be held within the dates of 10 and 19 January of 2010 in Bangladesh. Both pictures were made by “Kazakhfilm” due to Ministry of culture and sports’ order.
This festival is organized by the Rainbow Film Society in 1992 for introducing viewers with best examples of world cinema and for perfecting filmmakers’ skills and contributing to film industry’s growth. Dhaka International Film Festival is one of most prestigious film events of Bangladesh.
“Guardian of the Light” tells the story of a soldier that comes back home from war. He carries an old film projector with a pack of films, a gift from an old German man whom he saved back in the day. For the rest of his life the soldier never separates from it… Tursunov’s film will have its wide KZ release starting from January, 23 of 2020.