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International Kids Film Festival is an LXL Ideas initiative. IKFF2018 first time comes to Kazakhstan & Kyrgyzstan. It is a unique film festival hosted by schools across the globe that provides an opportunity for students to WATCH the best of international children’s films, LEARN from film-making master classes & MAKE films to participate in the World’s Largest film-making competition.

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Program and Schedule

  • 20-23 November in Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan
    Watch

    AN EXCLUSIVE FILM FESTIVAL HOSTED BY SCHOOLS

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  • 20-23 November in Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan
    Learn

    FILMMAKING COURSE FOR STUDENTS

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  • 20 November - 29 January in Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan
    Make

    WORLD’S LARGEST STUDENT FILM-MAKING COMPETITION

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Applications are accepted till November 15 REGISTER

MEET the IKFF Global TEAM

  • Syed Sultan Ahmed Festival Director IKFF Producer of School Cinema Executive director LXL Ideas. 6-fold owner of National awards
  • Neha Jain Festival Director IKFF Head Films and LXL
  • Elizabeth Shepherd Festival Director IKFF Director of a festival, Festival of children's movies in Seattle
  • Eric Bilodeau Festival Director IKFF Director of Programming,
    Providence Children’s Film Festival

MEET THE IKFF 2018 TEAM
Central Asia

  • Jenny Jenish kyzy The DIRECTOR of the IKKF 2018 PROJECT - Central Asia The chairman of Association of Social Enterpreneurs in Central Asia
  • Begimai Adbyzhaparova MEDIA AND MARKETING MANAGER
  • Adina Sauranbayeva COORDINATOR ON EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS (KG) Project coordinator CA Garden Schools
  • Shaty Jie COORDINATOR ON EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS (KG)
  • 125.EDU IKFF2018 Kazakhstan Partner

Questions

It is the unique festival of cinema which is taking place in schools and the universities worldwide. which gives to pupils the chance to WATCH the best children's movies, to LEARN on master classes film production bases, to CREATE own movies for participation in the world's largest competition.

Any schools and the universities which will acquire the license for educational institution from IKFF can participate in this project. All pupils of the schools/universities which will acquire licenses will get free access to all three programs of a festival: Watch Cinema, Learn Cinema, and Make Cinema.

For individual students whose universities do not participate in the program, but who would like to study and participate in the competition, there is a separate "individual access". The cost of individual access for students from Kazakhstan is 10 000 tenge, from Kyrgyzstan - 2000 soms. Contact us for more information!

The companies, the organizations and members of the media can take part in IKFF 2018 as our Partners in the Festival. Together with Global Partners of IKFF for the presentation of the IKFF 2018 platform. For this purpose, please, CONTACT us

Any schools and the universities which will acquire the license for educational institution from IKFF can participate in this project. All pupils of the schools/universities which will acquire licenses will get free access to all three programs of a festival: Watch Cinema, Learn Cinema, and Make Cinema.

School students or students can't submit the application for participation in IKFF 2018 on its own behalf this year. In the future we can consider individual applications.

The companies, the organizations and members of the media can take part in IKFF 2018 as our Partners in the Festival. Together with Global Partners of IKFF for the presentation of the IKFF 2018 platform. For this purpose, please, CONTACT us

WATCH CINEMA: 8 ~ 21 yo

LEARN CINEMA: 10 ~ 21 yo

MAKE CINEMA: 12 ~ 21 yo

In Kazakhstan cost is 1000 US dollars for the educational institutions registered in October; 1,500 US dollars for зарегистрировшихся in November.

In Kyrgyzstan it is 800 US dollars for the educational institutions registered in October; 1000 US dollars for registered in November. We can consider more available package of licenses for you!

For individual students whose universities do not participate in the program, but who would like to study and participate in the competition, there is a separate "individual access". The cost of individual access for students from Kazakhstan is 10 000 tenge, from Kyrgyzstan - 2000 soms. Contact us for more information!

The above-mentioned license payment includes THREE programs in ONE: Watch Cinema, Learn Cinema, Make Cinema. Pupils don't pay the individual prices of Learn & Make Cinema unlike pupils in other countries.

Yes, it is three different programs. In India and other countries educational institutions pay for the license of the Watch Cinema festival, and pupils have to be registered and pay individually for "Learn Cinema" and "Make Cinema".

Good news! For Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan we unite THREE programs in ONE, with the fixed price for one license. Pupils don't pay individual cost in IKFF 2018. Moreover, the online course of LEARN CINEMA will be available to pupils of Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan from November 14, 2018 to January 30, 2019 (Pupils in other countries have only 30-day access).

We are glad that you with us, and help to extend the idea "Training of pupils vital skills by means of cinematography". Please, be REGISTERED online and/or write to us on e-mail

What criteria / requirements are applied to the pupils who are taking part in IKFF 2018? Any pupil who approaches on age and is eager to study and create can become the

FULL procedure of carrying out and participation in IKFF 2018:

  • 1
    Registration
  • 2
    E-mail confirmation
  • 3
    System testing
  • 4
    Watch
  • 5
    Participian lists
  • 6
    Online study
  • 7
    Shooting movies
  • 8
    To hand over an IKFF competition the choice of the winner