The documentary film "Lazgi", filmed by promising young director Ikhtiyor Bakhtiyorov with the support of the Ministry of Tourism and Sports, won prestigious awards at many international events. In particular, at the international competitions "Art Stream", "Fifflondon", "Blackboard", "Lift-Off Season Awards" and "IFFF", a documentary film dedicated to the history of Lazgi’s dance was recognized as "The Best Documentary Film About Dance".
On 22 December, the Creative Union of Filmmakers of Uzbekistan held a solemn ceremony of presenting the national film award "Oltin Humo". The event took place at the House of Cinematographers. Before the start, the stars and filmmakers walked the traditional red carpet.
Producer Ruslan Mirzaev is preparing to shoot a new series together with the Turkish film company Kanguru Yapim.
These days, the Art and Culture Development Foundation is taking part in the Al Burda International Festival as part of the EXPO 2020 DUBAI World Exhibition with its exhibition project Dixit Algorithm
The Board of Directors of film studios of the CIS and Georgia will be held in Tashkent.
Within the framework of the 16th session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO (ICONSC), the Art of Bakhshi was included in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity as an element of the intangible cultural heritage of Uzbekistan. The session is being held in virtual mode from 13 to 18 December from the Organization’s headquarters in Paris.
On 13 December 2021, the XVI session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO began its work in virtual mode from the headquarters of the Organization in Paris.
Presidential Resolution “On further improvement of the support system for the development of culture and art” was adopted.
At the initiative of the Agency of Cinematography, the Days of Uzbek Cinema were held in Kazakhstan on 6-8 December.
During the IV meeting of the Kazakh-Uzbek Business Council, held as part of the state visit of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev to the city of Nur-Sultan, the Cinematography Agency of Uzbekistan and the Ministry of Culture and Sports of Kazakhstan signed a memorandum of cooperation in the field of cinematography.