The Festival will offer a large choice of films from around the world produced in 2016-2017. The competitive and non-competitive sections will present dramatic features and shorts, mainstream and art-house cinema, as well as documentaries. The program includes a special “Five Continents” competition of films for kids and “6 Plaza” screenings of films from the developing countries. Q&As with filmmakers and stars will complement the screenings. The first Eurasia Film Market will be held during the festival.
The Eurasia International Film Festival (“EIFF”) is operated by The National Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and financed by the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan. EIFF is the major filmmaker forum in Central Asia bringing together multi-polar and multicultural world of Asian and European cinema.