Director

MUKUL BAKYT 

DASTAN ZHAPAR UULU

Synopsis: After living as an immigrant in the USA for 15 years, Azat flies to Kyrgyzstan to his ancestral village. His father, Murat, died in the USA a year ago. His dying wish is to pay back the money he owed to the villagers. Choro, the younger brother of Murat, and their relations left a long time ago. One day, Choro, who was imprisoned because of Murat, returns and the most important question about Murat's will is found...
Country of Production: KYRGYZSTAN
Year of Production: 2016
Length: 112 min
Language: KYRGYZ
Genre: DRAMA
Cast: MUKUL IMAN
Producer: KERIMOVA GULMIRA, MUKUL ERMEK
Screenplay by: MUKUL BAKYT & JAPAR UULU DASTAN
Editor: RYSKELDIEV AKTAN
Cinematographer: BEKBOLOTOV AKJOL
Biography of the Director: Bakyt Mukulis an actor and film director from Kyrgyzstan. He is member of the Union of Filmmakers of the Kyrgyz Republic, Honored Artist of the Kyrgyz Republic, and member of the Asia Pacific Screen Academy (APSA), Australia.
 
Dastan Zhapar Uuluis a filmmaker from Kyrgyzstan. He was awarded the certificate of Honor of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic and member of the Asia Pacific Screen Academy (APSA), Australia.
 
A Father’s will, co-directed by Bakyt Mukul and Dastan Zhapar Uulu,was their debut film as directors and was nominated at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards for “Best Screenplay”.