Kazakh Film Festival

The film festival “Kazakhstan: Movie Kaleidoscope” (Los Angeles, United States) is a unique opportunity for Kazakh cinema art to be shown to leaders of world’s motion picture industry.

The aim of the festival is to bring countries and cultures together using films, music and other types of art.

We help Kazakh moviemakers to open the door to a world’s film industry, and we also give an opportunity to an American audience to meet Kazakh contemporary art.


Festival syllabus:

A cultural programme and art expositions will be the supplement to the festival 2012.
  • 7 evenings of movie show
  • Cultural programme
  • Exposition “Kazakhstan in film history”


When and where it will take place:

3-9 August, 2012
Directors Guild of America
7920 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90046
Opening Day Syllabus, 3 August 2012: 
19:00 – 20:25 – Social gathering
20:30 – 20:50 – The festival syllabus announcement
21:00 – 23:00 – Entertainment part



Gaukhar Noortas – Managing Director
Zarina Mamyrkulova – The Festival Director

Advisory committee:

Stiven-Charles Jaffe -  Honorary consul of the RK in LA, producer (Ghost, K-2)
Erlan Idrissov - Ambassador Extraordinary of the RK to the USA
David Marconi – screenwriter (Enemy of the State)
Richard A. Morz – show-business lawyer, producer


We accept full-length and short feature, documentary and animation movies.
Films chosen to be shown on the Festival must have English subtitles.
Movies on DVD may be passed to our representative in Almaty – Oleg Belov, phone  + 7 707 264 38 05;
+ 7 727 376 06 87.
Movies in digital may be e-mailed - KazakhFilmFestLA@gmail.com