HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION
Narrative Short | 15 minutes

HIFF 2020

Short Films


Directed by
Zhannat Alshanova

Produced by
Evgeniya Moreva

Written by
Zhannat Alshanova

Featuring
Akmaral Zykayeva
Aidar Alimbayev


US Premiere

A young academic prepares to leave her home in Kazakhstan for a fresh start in London. On the eve of her move, she dares to consider what will be left behind.

2020 | Russian | Kazakhstan

This film played at HIFF 2020
on Virtual Cinema
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