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Réalisateur/trice Acteur/trice Scénariste

Aktan Arym Kubat

Kirghizistan

Français

Né en 1957, Aktan Arym Kubat est un des cinéastes majeurs du Kyrgyzstan.

English

Born in 1957, Aktan Arym Kubat is Kyrgyzstan’s leading filmmaker. He began his career as a production designer after studying film in Bishkek, then gained international recognition and multiple awards at the Locarno Film Festival for his films The Swing (1993) and The Adopted Son (SFIFF 1999). His five feature films have screened across the globe, documenting the tumultuous contemporary history and everyday life of his native country.