Bishkek, Nov.11, 2019 /Kabar/. On Nov. 6, 2019, Ambassador of the Kyrgyz Republic to the USA Bolot Otunbayev took part in the opening of the Asian International Film Festival in Los Angeles, USA.
The Festival was founded by famous Kyrgyz director Sadyk Sher-Niyaz with the aim of promoting the Asian film industry in the world market.
According to the press service of the Kyrgyz Embassy in the U.S., the Day of Kyrgyz Cinema was held on Nov.6, 2019 within the framework of the Festival, during which such films of domestic directors as Kurmanjan Datka-Queen of the Mountains, The Song of the Tree, and Aurora were shown.
The opening of the Asian International Film Festival was also attended by prominent government and public figures of the Kyrgyz Republic, as well as representatives of the Kyrgyz diaspora living in the United States.