Singer Dimash Kudaibergenov will perform at the official reception - the opening of Kazakhstan pavilion.
For the first time in the national film industry history, the national pavilion of Kazakhstan was opened at the 70th Cannes Film Festival, Kazpravda.kz reports.
The pavilion is on the territory of the Le Village International film market near the Palais des Festivals.
On May 19, an official reception will take place with participation of Kazakhstan’s Vice Minister of Culture and Sports, Askar Batalov on the occasion of Kazakhstan’s national pavilion opening and a concert with Aiman Musahadzhayeva and Dimash Kudaibergenov performing. The guests and participants of the Cannes Film Festival, representatives of Kazakhstan Embassy in France, municipal authorities and film commissions of the Côte d'Azur were invited.
The highlight in the program is the presentation of the International “Eurasia” Film Festival, which will be held in Astana from 22 to 28 July 2017 during the EXPO-2017.
The pavilion, as the Culture Ministry noted, provides an opportunity to hold professional meetings and talks on the promotion of Kazakhstani films, projects and services, swap of experience, upgrade of the national film industry and tourism development.
As a reminder: the film of young Kazakhstani director Diaz Azimzhanov ULTIO will be a participant of the Short Film Corner of the 70th Cannes Film Festival.