Ademoka’s Education

This is the story of a teenage illegal migrant girl Ademoka who lives in Kazakhstan and is forced to be a beggar to survive. But at the same time she’s bright and talented and dreams of studying all the time. Her illegal status and absence of citizenship is a serious obstacle for that. At some point Ademoka gets a chance to receive an education and help comes from the unexpected side. The one least believable to be supportive, an alcoholic loser Ahab, stretches out a helping hand…

Genre: Drama
Production Country: Kazakhstan
Language: Kazakh, Russian
Director: Adilkhan Yerzhanov
Producer: Almat Massalim, Serik Abishev, Olga Khlasheva
Scriptwriter: Adilkhan Yerzhanov
DoP: Azamat Dulatov
Editor: Adilkhan Yerzhanov
Production Designer: Yermek Utegenov
Sound Director: Ilya Gariyev
Composer: Sandro Di Stefano
Main Cast:
 Ademoka – Adema Yerzhanova, Ahab – Daniyar Alshinov, School Principal – Bolat Kalymbetov, School policewoman – Assel Sadvakassova, English teacher – Sanjar Madi 
Production Company: State Center for Support of National Cinema, Qazaqfilm



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