Country: Kazakhstan ( 111 )

Tokal (2016)


In modern Kazakhstan the interests of two women clashes when they find themselves as two wives of one man.
Director: Eugine Cheltsoff, Gia Noortas
Stars: Gia Noortas, Jamilya Serkebaeva, Jackson Rathbone, Tungyshpai Zhamankulov, ...

Anonymous (2016)

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Alex is a young Ukranian immigrant, who supports his parents by doing illegal jobs on the internet. His best friend Sye is a black market dealer, who helps Alex make money. They end up partnering up with a girl named Kira who has suspicious intentions.
Director: Akan Satayev
Stars: Callan McAuliffe, Lorraine Nicholson, Daniel Eric Gold, Clifton Collins Jr., ...

La voix des steppes (2014)

Drama, Music, Mystery

A little boy Anatole lives in 1960s in the steppe in Kazakhstan with his parents-archaeologists. One day he witnesses the accidental death of his brother, this drama traumatizes the boy so much that he loses his ability to speak. Once he meets an old Kazakh who will teach him to hear again the world around him and will teach him how to speak again. The whole life of Anatole depends from now on from his ability to hear. His ear connects him to the world. 50 years later, the steppe calls him again.
Director: Yermek Shinarbayev, Gérard Depardieu
Stars: Gérard Depardieu, Natalie Dessay, Aitzhanov Berik

Ya ne vernus (2014)


A young woman who grew up in orphanage is longing to be loved, but does not have it in her to love others. Her teenage looks help her while falsely accused of committing a crime to hide in a orphanage without arousing any suspicion. There, she meets a 13 years old homeless person like herself, Kristina, and together they set out on a long journey to a small town in Kazakhstan, where Kristina's grandmother lives...
Director: Ilmar Raag
Stars: Andrey Astrakhantsev, Olga Belinskaya, Vika Lobacheva, Galina Mochalova, ...

Harmony Lessons (2013)


Aslan is a 13-year-old loner who lives with his grandmother on a farm somewhere on the steppes of Kazakhstan. When he goes to school, he becomes the victim of bullying by the local thug Bolat. Shy and taciturn Aslan, supported by the relentless new student Mirsayin, starts to seek cruel revenge on the bully.
Director: Emir Baigazin
Stars: Timur Aidarbekov, Aslan Anarbayev, Mukhtar Andassov, Anelya Adilbekova, ...

Nagima (2013)


Nagima is ugly, illiterate and uncommunicative graduate of the orphan home. Nagima rents a tiny room on the outskirts of the city of Almaty with her 'orphanage' girlfriend, pregnant sister Anya. Anya died during childbirth. The newborn girl ends up at the orphanage. Vicious cycle. Nagima is in severe depression. She lost a very close friend as well as the meaning of life and the motivation for further actions.
Director: Zhanna Issabayeva
Stars: Aidar Mukhametzhanov, Galina Pyanova, Dina Tukubayeva

Khod konem (2013)

Adventure, Comedy, Family

Final of the international chess tournament is held in Alma-Ata, in one of the central museum halls. Armenian and Indian grandmasters are playing the final. The Armenian player wins. At the same time a daring robbery is being planned at the museum. The operation is entrusted to a highly professional expert. The thief, dressed as a waiter, hides the stolen ruby in a chocolate chess knight, while the Armenian chess player, being unaware of anything, takes his second "knight's move": he swallows the ruby of Tamerlane and flies to Armenia...
Director: Gor Kirakosian
Stars: Artashes Aleksanyan, Bakhitzhan Alpeisov, Mkrtich Arzumanyan, Hovhannes Azoyan, ...

Bauyr (2013)


Small village in the mountains of Kazakhstan. The protagonist is a nine-year-old boy, Yerken, who resourcefully lives by himself. Finally the day comes when his older brother returns home. Yerken is full of joy and happiness. Unfortunately, the older brother turns out to have a much weaker character than Yerken, who doesn't notice due to his love for his brother.
Director: Serik Aprimov
Stars: Alisher Aprymov, Almat Galym

Constructors (2013)

Drama, Family

Two brothers and their little sister are thrown out of their flat because they haven't paid the rent. The orphans pack up their few possessions and go out to the country, where the family owns a small plot of land. The children set up camp, knowing they have to fend for themselves. But this solution is insecure, too: they are told, in no uncertain terms, that all plots will shortly pass to the state unless at least the foundations of a house have been laid. The threesome get down to work, making night-time visits to neighboring sites to 'borrow' tools and materials, then building by day. But no sooner are the foundation walls complete than an unsympathetic policeman ad...
Director: Adilkhan Yerzhanov
Stars: Rauf Khabibullin

The Owners (2014)


Two Kazakh brothers are about to lose their ancestral tumbledown house to corruption and nepotism while their little sister loses her capacity to breathe and their mother loses her mind.
Director: Adilkhan Yerzhanov
Stars: Yerbolat Yerzhan, Aidyn Sakhaman, Aliya Zainalova, Bauyrzhan Kaptagai, ...

Parallelnye miry (2013)

Drama, Romance

This is a lyrical serene drama dedicated to love and loneliness.
Director: Ermek Amanshaev
Stars: Elena Babenko, Evgeniy Stychkin, Aitzhanov Berik

Joker (2013)

Action, Thriller

A man avenges his brothers' death with the help of an otherworldly monk who teaches him the skills to destroy his enemies. What could cause the heavens to issue a license to kill?
Director: Talgad Zhanibekov
Stars: Denis Lituyev, Erbulat Toguzakov, Aisulu Azimbayeva, Sazhidat Kadiyeva, ...