SEPTEMBER 14-20, 2019

The business forum of Almaty Film Festival:

Round tables, panel discussions, master classes will be of interest to representatives of the film industry of the participating countries, Kazakhstan film production studios and graduates of the Academy of Cinema and
Television. Professionals of the film industry from other countries will share their experience and conduct master classes for young filmmakers in Kazakhstan.

The major objectives of the Business forum are to:

  • Create favorable conditions for the organization of filming of foreign film projects in Almaty and Almaty region;
  • Attract foreign filmmakers and establish partnerships between them and local film production companies;
  • Search for new opportunities for the distribution of Kazakhstani cinema, expand the boundaries of cinema rentals, and enter the international cinema market;
  • Strengthen relations with foreign film companies and European funds for co-productions and attract foreign investments;
  • Promote the state language through modern cinema.