The festival of Turkic-speaking countries was held as part of the Tashkent Film Festival
The program included films from Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkey, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.
The ceremony began with a performance by the National Orchestra of Uzbekistan.
The festival included panel discussions, master classes and seminars where participants were able to interact with filmmakers and experts in the field, as well as learn about the latest trends and developments in the industry.
The festival demonstrated how important it is to present platforms for the creative realization of filmmakers, and also showed its significant role in the development of cultural exchange between nations.
During the event, the following were awarded for their contribution to the development of the film industry: Artykbai Suyundukov from Kyrgyzstan, Tongyshbai Jamankulov from Kazakhstan, Maya Aymedova from Turkmenistan, Semih Kaplanoglu from Turkey, Gulchehra Jamilova from Uzbekistan.
Compatriot Sitora Farmonova won Best Actress for her role in the movie "Tengiz".