Tenth International Festival of Muslim Cinema will be held in Kazan from September 5 to 11
The festival’s motto is Dialogue among cultures and the culture of dialogue.
The aim of the festival is to facilitate the exchange of experience among workers in the sphere of culture and arts of Russia and Muslim countries of the neighboring and far-abroad countries, display the creative achievements of Muslim cinematographers and the representatives of the other religious affiliations, who make films to promote human, spiritual and moral values..
Films from member states of the International Organization of Turkic Culture TURKSOY will be screened during the festival.
Films produced by Azerbaijan, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, as well as «Turkic» regions of Russia — Tatarstan, Bashkortostan, Yakutia, Khakassia, Tuva, Altai will be screened in «TURKSOY as part of «dialogue of cultures» program. The program include sketches of ethnic and non-fiction films.
In 2014, Kazan received the transient status of the Turkic world cultural capital.