Shoqan. Kazakhstan 2021. Director: Kuka. 23 Min. Feature film. OV w/. Engl. Subs. and Ger. voice-over. Recommended from age 6.
Shoqan and his class have history in a virtual reality setting. They see a dark chapter of Kazakhstan’s Soviet era in the 1930s full of famines in the countryside. Shoqan meets Aischa in the simulation, who won’t let him go.
2021 SHOQAN (debut)
Kuka (Kuanysh Beisekov) was born in south Kazakhstan in 1995. As part of the creative group “Irina Kairatovna“ he directed over ten humorous sketches and music videos.