They’re Like That... Amir Amenov

Amir Amenov is the student of Yerlan Nurmukhambetov’s Film Directing course. He has had course in Film Production of York University in Toronto, Canada, funded by International Scholarship of Distinction. He attended the excellent full program of master classes and lectures of famous filmmakers Dar-ul-Funun under the 35th Fajr IFF in Tehran, Iran.

-Finalist of Cinesiege Contest (Toronto, Canada), contestant of Short Film Contest of CinemaIUBIT IFF (Bucharest, Romania), screened his film in the off-competition program of Koroche IFF (Kaliningrad, Russia)

Watch his film at: www.vimeo.com/165481906

Producer, Assistant Director, Editor of short film Samal (2018). The film got five awards in Best Film, Best Script, Best Female Lead, B. Nogherbek Special Diploma and Choice of Vosmerka.kz Magazine nominations at the Ooshkyn Student Films festival. Also, Samal got the Grand Prix of KinostArt festival and Best Short Film Award of 2018 Critics’ Choice Award.

Watch the film at: https://vimeo.com/257737161

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Wrote, directed and edited the short  film Qystyn Songy (2018) screened Week  in the scope of the Gender Equality FemAgora (Almaty, March 2018).The film was made in Kazakh Arts university.  .         

Watch the film at: www.vimeo.com/253643653

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Co-wrote the script of Horse Thieves (directed by Yerlan Nurmukhambetov). The project is in development.

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