by Alisher Zhadigerov

Kazakh national academy of arts, Kazakhstan


A story about the silent tragedy of a single mother who lost her only son during the January tragedy in Kazakhstan.

Director's biography

Alisher Zhadigerov was born on September 1, 1995 in the Turkestan region in the south of Kazakhstan. 2017 - 2022 studied at the Kazakh National Academy of Arts named after T.K. Zhurgenov with a degree in Feature Film Director.


Director: Alisher Zhadigerov

Screenplay: Alisher Zhadigerov

Cinematography: Kozhabek Akhanov

Editing: Alisher Zhadigerov

Music: Daut Jantasov


Original title: Qantar

Running time: 19'

Film type: Fiction

Country: Kazakhstan

Completion date: March 2022