30 July 2014, Wednesday, 14:22
author: Leila Aralbaeva
The short-length film "Visit" by Ufa director Bulat Yusupov is included in the competition program of X Kazan Muslim Film Festival to be held September 5-11, 2014. The director is invited to the festival as a guest and will personally present the film to the audience and the competition committee.
The film "Visit" is really international. Within 30 minutes the audience will be able to hear Russian, Bashkir, Arabic, English and French speech.
The program of the X Muslim Film Festival is timed to assigning to Kazan the status of "cultural capital of the Turkic world" in 2014. The festival will show films of the countries-members of the International Organization of Turkic Culture TURKSOY. The special program "TURKSOY in dialogue of cultures" will include films produced in the countries such as Turkey, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, as well as "Turkic" regions of Russia — Tatarstan, Bashkortostan, Yakutia, Khakassia, Tuva, Altai.