The international film festival titled "Turkmenistan and World Cinematography" will be held in Ashgabat in the autumn 2008. It is expected that the festival programme will feature films from different countries.
As the Turkmenistan.ru's correspondent has learnt from the Turkmenfilm association named after Oguz Khan, Turkmen film makers will demonstrate 28 films to their foreign colleagues. They include both completed films (Mother's miracle, Burkut Baba and so on) and films to be shot in the coming months.
A number of works will be completed by the moment of the film festival opening. In particular, these are "Yumardjik" humor film magazine (producer Kurban Muhammetkuliyev), the second part of "Yartygulak's adventures" cartoon (producer Yevgeniy Mikhelson), feature films "Don't leave people you love" (producer Halmammed Kakabayev), "Eagles of Karakums" (producer Ilmurat Bekmiyev), "Tabib" (producer Murat Orazov) and "Bahshi" (producer Oraz Orazov).
A series of documentaries about people's artists of Turkmenistan such as Maya Kuliyeva, Amangul Annakuliyeva and Medeniyet Shahberdiyeva will be also demonstrated at the Ashgabat film festival. Young producer Murat Annageldiyev will offer a film presenting one of the mysterious places of Turkmenistan - Kugitang.