The "Dombyra" short film directed by Ramazan Haliolla won the "Best Film" prize at the 8th Delhi Shorts International Film Festival.
Today, September 16th of 2019, in Almaty at "Kazakhfilm" studio the grand opening of the Museum of Kazakh cinema named after Shaken Aimanov tool place. The museum has some priceless archival items including legendary filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein’s camera, the personal belongings and collections of Kazakh cinema’s classic filmmaker Shaken Aimanov, original scripts and original costumes from the Kazakh classic movies and many more. Most valuable item of the Museum is the authentic restored study of Shaken Aimanov.
Muratzhan Mukazhanov, the leading actor in the film “Shyrakshy / Guardian”, who received the Grand Jury Special Diploma “For creating a poetic image of the cinema art attendant” at the recent Open Russian Film Festival...
The master of Kazakh cinematography, People's Artist of the USSR Asanali Ashymov, who played the main role in the film "Aruakh" directed by Huat Akhmetov,as awarded the prize for best male actor in a full-length film at the Open Russian Film Festival "Kinoshok", which was held in Anapa from September 1 to September 8, 2019 .
“The Last Teacher” short film (directed by Alen Rakhmetaliyev) received the 2d prize at The International Short Film Festival Dostluk Kısa. The festival took place within 14 and 16 of December in Istanbul, Turkey.
In Almaty the premiere screening of a feature film “The Way of the Leader: Astana” took place. The feature is made by “Kazakhfilm” studio with participation of “Sataifilm” company as per request of Ministry of Culture and Sports of RoK. Directed by Akan Satayev.
Today in Almaty the press screening of “Baluan Sholak” film took place. The film is made by ‘Kazakhfilm” studio due to Ministry of Culture’s request. Directed by Nurgeldy Sadygulov, this historical feature tells the story of legendary wrestler, singer and composer Baluan Sholak and his hardships.
Premiere of a documentary “The land of tulips” took place In Almaty. The film was made at “Kazakhfilm” studio due to the request from Ministry of Culture and Sports of RoK.
“Hide-n-seek” short film (directed by Venera Kairzhanova) was announced “best feature film” at Republican short films festival which was dedicated to the 70th anniversary of Baurzhan Nogerbek who founded the professional film criticism in Kazakhstan.
On September 11th 2018 the set tour for the media took place at the lake of Tuzkol where principal photography of full-length feature ‘The Horse Thieves” is taking place. The project is a Kazakh-Japanese coproduction...