The capital of Kyrgyzstan will host a festival of Chinese cinema. Organizers of the event held a press conference where they told about the goals and objectives of the festival.
As the head of the Cinematography Department under the Ministry of Culture, Information and Tourism of Kyrgyzstan Muktaly Bektenaliev told, opening of the festival will take place tomorrow at Manas cinema theatre. But he noted that Chinese films will also be screened in other film theaters, including the House of Cinema named after Chingiz Aitmatov. In general, it is planned to screen five movies from China.
According to Muktaly Bektenaliev, besides film shows, it is planned to hold a series of bilateral meetings with delegation from Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, headed by the Deputy Head of the Party Propaganda Department of the Party Committee of Xinjiang.
Head of the Department of Cinematography of the Kyrgyz Republic said that the topic of the talks with the guests will be co-production of films, especially in the field of animation, mutual movie distribution (Kyrgyz films in Xinjiang and vice versa), cooperation in equipping the creative studios of Kyrgyzstan with modern shooting equipment.