Director: By E. Abdyjaparov
The story begins with the world famous writer Chingiz Aitmatov, who goes to visit the “manaschi” narrator Sayakbay to gain a better understanding of the epic of Manas.
Director: By E. Abdulla
A recurring dream on his birthday makes a guy to return to a house with his wife and friends, somewhere he has been forbidden to go to for years. He will find out about a series of mysterious events.
Director: By I. Yagafarov
The old man Galimzyan lives alone. The news come that his son is in trouble. It turns out to be difficult to save him, but the mythological fish Baygal plays a role.
Director: By M. Muzaffar
For several years Armon, a 9-yearold only child, has been struggling with a problem: he isn’t circumcised. The boy becomes an outlaw in his tradition-oriented village.
Director: By Yulia Zakharova
Halima doesn't conform to the standards of modern teenagers and looks like a black sheep at school. This leads to a series of dramatic events.
Director: By Yuriy Kurochka
A guy from a Khakassian village, Anat, hopes to earn money for his wedding and goes to the taiga to search for mumijo. There he almost perishes. He is rescued by a mysterious hermit, but this rescue is actually a kind of captivity.
Director: By B. Kalymbetov
Two boys are orphaned during the hard time of hunger and repressions. The meeting of the two friends some years later is unexpected for both. It is a myth about the price that man has to pay for survival during a military dictatorship.
Director: By D. Kasymov
A dramatic, but life-affirming film about the fate of a simple woman who is exposed to heartrending experiences. But she doesn't give up and wins the fight against a cruel destiny.
Director: By Tolga Karaçelik
In a Turkish village, three siblings who neither know each other nor anything about their late father, wait to bury his body. As they start to find out more about their father and each other, they also start to learn more about themselves.