Director Eduard Novikov and the Yakut cinema promoter Sardana Savvina represent The Lord Eagle at the film market in Kazakhstan. The film participates in the Around the World non-competition program.
The Around the World non-competition program of world cinema of the Eurasia Film Festival will present 11 feature films, prize-winners of international class A film festivals that took place in Berlin, Venice, Cannes, Russia, the USA, South Korea in 2017-2018. Director Eduard Novikov personally presents his film The Lord Eagle (Toyon Kyyl), which previously received the main prize of 40th Moscow International Film Festival. The movie will be shown in Kazakhstan today. Recall that in June, actor Stepan Petrov, who starred in the film, became Honored Artist of Yakutia.
Producer Sardana Savvina also represents SakhaFilm Company at the film market in Astana, as well as movies of independent Yakut film studios.
It should be noted that the Bulgarian film Aga participates in the main competitive program of the festival, which was filmed in the vicinity of Yakutsk, Mirny and Khangalassky ulus. Yakut actors Mikhail Aprosimov and Feodosia Ivanova starred in the drama. Its world premiere took place at the Berlinale-2018, also the film won a victory at the Fajir International Film Festival in Tehran.