Kazakhfilm posts films about Abai on YouTube
Kazakhfilm studio on its official YouTube channel opened access to masterpieces about the life and work of the great Kazakh poet Abai Kunanbaiuly in honor to his 175th birth anniversary, reported the film studio’s press service.
Anyone can watch four movies in Kazakh and Russian. This is a documentary film “Abai. Life and Work”, a feature film “Songs of Abai” and a film “Abai” about the youth of the philosopher. The latter movie has received wide recognition from the public and won many prizes at various prestigious film festivals.
The playlist also includes a biopic “Kunanbai” about the life of Abai’s father, Kunanbai Oskenbaiuly. The filmmakers were awarded the State Prize in the field of literature and art in 2016 for it.
The films are available here: