City in Motion Program
The program will be presented by films produced in major megacities, the capitals of the world film industry. This program aims to develop cooperation between these cities and Almaty, as well as cooperation between the countries of these cities and Kazakhstan as a whole. The program will promote the expansion of opportunities for exchange of films and co-production, the establishment of closer cooperation between film industry communities and the expansion of the borders of international distribution. Particular attention will be paid to the countries that have direct air connection with Kazakhstan.
Air service map of Kazakhstan
Russia – 917.5 million dollars at the box office for the year 2017 (INTERMEDIA)
France is the homeland of cinema and has a significant contribution to creativity and the process of filmmaking
Turkey – increase in local film production 20%
India is the world’s major producer of films, 1000 films a year (Statista).
Malaysia offers a 30% return of capital for film production (FIMI)
The volume of the South Korean film market in 2015 is 1.7 billion dollars. Local film production is 52%
China is the leader of the world box office, 6 billion in 2016 (MPAA)
In terms of cooperation, the most attractive countries and their cinematic capitals are those with which Almaty has direct flight connection.