14th Eurasia International Film Festival Commences

The first event of Eurasia Film Festival is the opening of Kazakhstan National Pavilion at the 71st Cannes Film Festival (8 – 19 May 2018).

This year, Cannes Film Festival’s Un Certain Regard program selected Adilkhan Yerjanov’s The Gentle Indifference of the World, Cinefondation selected End of Season by Jannat Alshanova, Olga Korotko’s Bad Bad Winter is screened in the ACID program, and shorts Hide and Seek by Venera Kairjanova and Assan by Berik Jakhanov were selected for Short Film Corner in the scope of Marche du film.

An official reception Kazakh Evening in Cannes highlighting the opening of the Kazakhstan national Pavilion will be held during the Cannes Film Festival. In the event’s program are performances of Kazakhstan People’s Artist Aiman Mussakhodjayeva, famous Kazakh singer Dimash Kudaiberghen, renowned State Chamber Orchestra Academy of Soloists and Kazakh National Arts University students.

During the Eurasia Film Festival, films will be screened, and Eurasia Film Market and Eurasia Spotlight business platform will continue their operation.

Please note that the deadline for submissions for the Film Festival programs is 23:59, 15 May 2018.

Deadline for submissions for Eurasia Film Market is 23:59 on 15 June 2018.

Deadline for guest and media accreditation applications’ acceptance is 23:59 on 20 June 2018.

For all inquiries re participation in 14th edition of Eurasia International Film Festival please contact:


Diana Ashimova

+7 777 272 60 15


Aigerim Ramazaova

+7 702 630 42 61


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