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Rashid Nugmanov (I)

In 1977 Rachid Nougmanov graduated from an architectural institute. In 1984 he entered the VGIK Moscow Film Institute. His first feature The Needle (1988) initiated what was to become in cinematic history: the 'Kazakh New Wave'. Claiming recognition abroad at festivals including Berlin, Toronto and Sundance, the film took First Prize at Nuremberg ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Needle Director
Dikiy vostok Director
The Needle Remix Director
Yya-Khkha! Director


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 2020 Antarctica Double Crossing (Documentary)
 2010 Igla Remix Soundtrack (Video short)
 1993 Dikiy vostok
 1988 The Needle
 1987 Iskusstvo byt smirnym (Short) (segment "Iskusstvo byt smirnym", unfinished)
 1986 Yya-Khkha! (Short)
 1977 Zgga (Short)
 1971 Snezhnaya banda (Short)
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Acted in a republican television program in a sketch about illegal fishing, as a fisherman's nephew.

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