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: Sergey Bodrov, Ivan Passer With: Kuno Becker, Jason Scott Lee, Jay Hernandez Drama | History | War 112 mins.
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: Kuralay Anarbekova, Aliya Anuarbek, Aliya Telebarisova Action | Adventure | Drama | History
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.
Dir: Emir Baigazin With: Timur Aidarbekov, Aslan Anarbayev, Mukhtar Andassov Drama 120 mins.
Dir: Darezhan Omirbayev With: Amangeldy Aytaly, Nurlan Bajtasov, Edige Bolysbaev Drama 90 mins.
Somewhere in the endless steppes of Central Asia lies a treasure. One man holds the key to it, a fragment of an ancient map... Dir: Volker Schlöndorff With: Philippe Torreton, Ayanat Ksenbai, David Bennent Drama 105 mins.
Eagle Hunter's Son
Twelve-year-old Bazarbai is unlike other Nomad boys his age. He dreams of leaving behind the green pastures of his native Western Mongolian province... Dir: René Bo Hansen With: Bazarbai Matei, Serikbai Khulan, Mardan Matei Drama | Family 90 mins.
This is a survival story - a Hemingway's 'Old Man and the Sea' as if written for our days. Dir: Ermek Tursunov With: Erbulat Toguzakov Action | Adventure | Drama 102 mins.
My Sinful Angel
The hardships encountered by Aisha, a young Kazakh singer, whose dream is to sing in Paris. Dir: Talgat Temenov With: Gérard Depardieu, Talgat Temenov Romance
Aidai the baksy, or witch doctor, lives in the mountains and helps people. She uses mysterious actions... Dir: Gulshat Omarova With: Neisipkul Omarbekova, Farkhad Amankulov, Almat Ayanov Drama | Fantasy 87 mins.