Sabit Kurmanbekov

Kazakhstan film “Returnee” wins the best feature film

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A Kazakhstan film “Returnee” directed by Sabit Kurmanbekov wins the best feature film. Likewise, The international jury noted that Returnee is a beautiful film set in Central Asia focusing on unfailing love to the motherland.

About the movie

The family of repatriate Saparkul return to their historic homeland: cross the border post «Turkmenistan», enter the courtyard of the migration police, pass registration and other formalities  – hand on his heart. Likewise, listen to the anthem of Kazakhstan, wipe the tears of surging emotion, even the wife removes her veil. Moreover, it is home to free women … Then the road to the south of the country – to the station Tore-Tam. However, they will live there.

About the makers

Director: Sabit Kurmanbekov
Producer: Erzhan Akhmaetov, Tanirbergen khazhiev
Screenwriter: Sabit Kurmanbekov, Nurlan Sanzhar

DOP / Camera: Mars Umarov
Editor: Aslan Suleymenov
Major Cast: Bayan Kazhnabieva, Esim Segizbayev, Dinara Dairova

Directors Biography

Sabit Kurmanbekov film director, screenwriter, art director and actor. Likewise, since 1990 to the present he’s – the artist-director of the Republican creative and production association “Kazakhfilm” named after.



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