Most Popular Kazakh-Language Feature Films
Nomad: The Warrior
An historical epic set in 18th-century Kazakhstan, where a young man is destined to unite the country's three warring tribes. Dir: Sergei Bodrov, Ivan Passer With: Kuno Becker, Jason Scott Lee, Jay Hernandez Drama | History | War 112 mins.
Dir: Darezhan Omirbayev With: Aidos Sagatov, Alnur Turgambayeva Drama 85 mins.
Lonely Kazakh teenager Aslan is bullied at his new school. He prepares himself for a bloody revenge on the school bully Bolat. Dir: Emir Baigazin With: Timur Aidarbekov, Aslan Anarbayev, Mukhtar Andassov Drama 120 mins.
Story of a man named Sayan, that had to live through harsh 1990's and make tough decisions. Dir: Akan Satayev With: Aidar Mukhametzhanov, Saken Aminov, Tolepbergen Baisakalov Action | Crime | Drama 80 mins.
On the steppes of Kazakhstan, Asa lives in a yurt with his sister Samal, her husband Ondas, and their three children... Dir: Sergei Dvortsevoy With: Tolepbergen Baisakalov, Samal Yeslyamova, Ondas Besikbasov Comedy | Drama 100 mins.
Zhauzhürek myng bala
A universal story about the freedom of the human spirit and the struggle against slavery and despotism, about love, loss and betrayal. It is seen through the eyes of simple Kazakh kids and teenagers. Dir: Akan Satayev With: Asylkhan Tolypov, Ayan Utepbergen, Kuralai Anabekova Action | Adventure | Drama | History 90 mins.
The Old Man
This is a survival story - a Hemingway's 'Old Man and the Sea' as if written for our days. Dir: Ermek Tursunov With: Ondas Besikbasov, Erbulat Toguzakov Action | Adventure | Drama 102 mins.
Yermek Tursunov (Kelin, The Old Man) completes his trilogy about Kazakh identity, in which an orphaned young boy takes to the mountains and lives among a pack of wolves in the days before WWII. Dir: Ermek Tursunov With: Mikhail Karpov, Roza Khayrullina, Erzhan Nurymbet Drama
Flags Over Berlin
Flags over Berlin' is the story of one of the most important intelligence missions of the World War II... Dir: Akhat Ibraev Action | Drama | History | War
A film director takes to the road on a trip to visit his sick mother and we follow his thoughts and human encounters along the way. Dir: Darezhan Omirbayev With: Jamshed Usmonov, Saule Toktybayeva, Alnur Turgambayeva 85 mins.