Kazakh writer-director Seric Aprymov's drama feels like a gentler-tempered, less sophisticated sibling of the recent "Harmony Lessons."
ALMATY, KAZAKHSTAN -- In the place where Sergei Eisenstein once created agitprop for Stalin to help inspire the Russian effort to beat back the Nazis, Kazakhfilm studios has put $7 million into "Myn…
MOSCOW -- Akan Satayev's epic story of warfare in Central Asia, "Myn Bala: Warriors of the Steppe" is Kazakhstan's entry for foreign-language Oscar consideration.
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A roughly faithful adaptation of Dostoyevsky's "Crime and Punishment," despite its setting in contempo Almaty.
A box office record-breaking Kazakh epic, "Myn Bala: Warriors of the Steppe," has been picked up for world sales by Toronto's 108 Media.
Kazakh Film, Kazakhstan's state company, has boarded Chuck Russell's 3D adaptation of "1001 Arabian Nights," starring Liam Hemsworth, which will shoot in the oil-and-gas-rich central Asian state next…
A new wave of local films and co-productions is set to put Kazakhstan on the international movie map.
Peculiar yet mesmerizing, "Parallel Voices," the first film in 14 years from one-time eminent exile Rustam Khamdanov (helmer of 1991 Cannes competitor "Anna Karamazov"), reps a unique operatic…