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The first run of historical animation film “Kazak eli”

 The first run of historical animation film “Kazak eli” - e-history.kz
The first run of the first historical animation film “Kazak eli” dedicated to the 550th anniversary of the Kazakh Khanate was held in Astana.

Animation film «Kazak eli» shows the story of childhood and adolescence of future khans — Zhanibek and Kerey. Local animators turned the story of historic personalities into a fascinating journey into the past. The audience will know how the main characters learned to fight and study, what difficulties they faced and what success they achieved on the way of creation of the Kazakh Khanate. The boundless Kazakh steppes, beautiful mountains and the ancient cities Syganak, Otyrar, Taraz and Turkestan are in the scenes of the cartoon.

 Famous Kazakhstan scholars, writers took participation in the project, thus allowed to ensure the accuracy of the plot and to add interesting details to the film. 


 About cartoon: The threat is approaching over the steppe of Desht-i-Kypchak ruled by descendants of Genghis Khan. Abulkhayr Khan sees Kerey and Zhanibek as pretenders to the Khan’s throne and tries to kill them. However, trained by their mentor old batyr, sultans learn how to fight, gain knowledge and wisdom to rule the people and overcome encountered danger. Kerey and Zhanibek defeat the enemy in the battle, lead people and give a grounding of the state.