Kazakh director Omirbayev wins special jury prize at Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival
November 22. KAZINFORM. ASTANA
Darezhan Omirbayev’s ‘Student’ won the special jury prize of the Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival. The film got rave reviews at the festival held on 9 to 18 November in Portugal, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of JSC “Kazakhfilm”.
The festival attempts to unite various types of cultural experience: from movies to literature, from music to arts. It facilitates the dialogue between cinematographers, thinkers, artists and viewers. This is a perfect platform to discuss modern topics, screen well- or little known European movies, and open new horizons for the Portuguese movie makers.