1000 Dreams

Marat Sarulu / Kyrgyzstan



From 26th october to 26th november

Film Information

Year: 2021

Duration: 89'

Language: VOSE

Genre: Romance


One day, Nazar walks into the study of his partner’s ex-husband, Arsen. He looks at his computer and finds a file that changes his life. Nazar discovers the secret of Arsen, who is an artist who creates fictions in which the world disappears. She resembles a Chinese artist who did a painting, entered it, and disappeared forever from the real world. The confrontation between reality and imagination is served.


Marat Sarulu (Kyrgyzstan, 1957) is a screenwriter and film director. He graduated from the philosophy faculty of the National University of his country in 1980. Later, he studied at the Moscow Film Academy. As a screenwriter he has written for more than ten films of his own and others. In addition, he has directed five feature films, four short films, five documentaries and one animated film. He is one of the founders of the New Wave of Kyrgyz cinema since the early 1990s.