THE TEAM

The festival team is nominated by the National Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Aiman Mussakhajaeva
President
Rachid Nougmanov
General Director

ORGANISING COMMITTEE

Ascar Bekbayev
Chairman of the Organising Committee

FILM DEPARTMENT

Elena Larionova
Program Director
Philip Cheah
Programmer for Asia-Pacific
Kunzhana Ormanbetova
Program Assistant
Sanzhar Arstanbekov
Print Traffic Manager

ADMINISTRATION

Ayken Kuatbayeva
Executive Director
Anara Kashaganova
Head of Staff
Asel Yerzhanova
Producer

EVENT DEPARTMENT

Sholpan Musatayeva
Head of Event Department

PRESS & PR

Anna Shelepova
Head of Press Department

GUEST SERVICE

Umit Akanseriyeva
Guest Relations Manager

EURASIA SPOTLIGHT

Anna Katchko
Director of Eurasia Spotlight

ACADEMY AWARDS

Naryn Igilik
Executive Director