Friday 13 May 2016 - 19:00 to Saturday 21 May 2016 - 19:00

On 13 - 21 May European Union National Institutes of Culture (EUNIC Almaty), in collaboration with Oleg Boretskiy’s Cinema Club, will present European Documentary Film Week at the CAESAR cinema.

Over the course of the week, 12 films from 12 European countries will be screened. 

Film Week officially opens on 13 May with a special guest from Budapest – Hungarian director Somfai Kara Dávid.  Mr. Kara Dávid's film “Vándorúton Ázsia szívébe” will be shown on the day of the opening. 

Cinema-goers can look forward to a varied and entertaining programme of documentary films from Austria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Spain, Italy, Latvia, Norway, Poland, France, Switzerland and Estonia.

The films will be shown in the original language with Russian subtitles.

You can buy tickets online or at the box office of Caesar cinema. Tickets will cost 200 tenge. 

You can find the full programme of the Documentary Film Week below, and read the film synopses here.

Date and time Film Country Age ratings
13 May at 19.00 Vándorúton Ázsia szívébe Hungary years and over
14 May at 15.00

Teatro alla Scala.

The Temple of Wonders

Italy years and over
14 May at 19.00 2 oder 3 Dinge, die ich von ihm weiß Germany years and over
15 May at 17.00 Gergiev – a certain madness Switzerland years and over
15 May at 19.00 Prāta vētra: starp krastiem Latvia years and over
16 May at 19.00 Pripyat Austria years and over
17 May at 19.00 Comment j'ai détesté les maths France years and over
18 May at19.00 Til ungdommen Norway years and over
19 May at17.00 Arvo Pärt - isegi kui ma kõik kaotan Estonia years and over
20 May at19.00 Amy Great Britain years and over
21 May at15.00 Los olvidados de Karaganda Spain years and over
21 May at19.00 Królik po Berlińsku Poland years and over

After-party for the audience of the "Amy" film

After the screening of the British film “Amy” there will be an after-party organised for the audience of the film, which will take place at the D.O.M. Almaty restaurant on 20 May from 21.00 to 00.00. Don’t miss a great opportunity to share your opinions about the film with other viewers, enjoy the music of Amy Winehouse and just have a relaxed Friday night. 

About EUNIC Almaty

EUNIC Almaty was established by the Alliance Française Almaty, British Council, Comitato “Dante Alighieri” Almaty, Goethe-Institut Almaty and Consulate General of the Republic of Hungary in May 2011.