Helping you filming in Kazakhstan! Providing a wide range of production services, crew hire, providing technical support for filming in Kazakhstan and Central Asia.

Our production company was established in 2013 with the aim of producing / co-producing film and television projects, as a result, our company has extensive production experience in Kazakhstan.

COLIBRI FILMS develop and produce own projects, as well as render production services.

We keep a database of highly qualified filmmakers in all areas of film production, from creative to technical staff.

COLIBRI FILMS organizes the entire production process – project development, pre-production, production/filming, location management, casting, location trips, set design, costumes, props, stunts, etc.







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Naryn Igilik

Naryn Igilik

Naryn Igilik | Film & TV Director, Producer.

Naryn Igilik a well-organized and outgoing director and producer based in Almaty, Kazakhstan with 24 years experience in film and TV production. Fluent in Kazakh, Russian & English with good communication skills and an extensive network of local production and location contacts, ideally placed to support TV & film production within Kazakhstan and the surrounding territories.

In 2004 he graduated from the All-Russian State Institute of Cinematography, the workshop of Professor V. Naumov.
Diploma in film and television director.

Graduated from Timur Bekmambetov’s Bazelevs School of Screenwriting, Tom Lazarus workshop, University of California Los Angeles.

In his filmography there are more than 30 films.

The First Assistant Director of the films “Mongol”, “The Old Man/Shal”, “Mech Pobedy”, “Lave” and “Schizo”.

Second unit director of the film “Kazakh Khanate”.

Director of the TV series “Omir otkelderi”.

Producer of the docudrama about Saka women warriors “Epic Warrior Women: Amazons” for the Smithsonian Institution.

Executive Producer of the National “Tulpar” Film Award.

Member of the National Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Winner of the Grand Prix of the Republican contest of short films for the film “Glyuk”.

Participated in international film festivals in Berlin, New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Moscow, Dushanbe and Almaty with the short film “Umay”.

Winner of the Critics Choice Award in the category “For contribution to the development of cinema”, for the high level of international cooperation.

In 2013, he founded the company “COLIBRI FILMS”, which is engaged in film production and also provides services for foreign film production companies in Kazakhstan.




Naryn Igilik – line producer in Kazakhstan:

Filming “Silk Rail Road” for the Discovery Channel

In 2019 Naryn Igilik organized in Kazakhstan the production of the documentary film “Silk Rail Road” for the Discovery Channel. Now the film is at the post-production stage.

Miles Rowland, DoP: “We used the Colibri team for a factual TV series in Kazakhstan. Naryn was our fixer and translator. It was brilliantly executed, with great content and access. We had a lot of fun in the process. Can’t recommend enough.” 

Shooting “Incredible Journeys – Kazakhstan”

In 2019 Naryn Igilik organized in Kazakhstan production of corporate video “Embraer E2 Incredible Journeys – Episode 5 | Kazakhstan” for the “Embraer” company.

Alastair Mackintosh, Director: “For any film and TV crews looking to shoot in Kazakhstan I’d recommend working with Naryn as a local fixer and translator without hesitation. He provided us with excellent support throughout the planning and shooting, always one step ahead & always with a smile. Thanks for a great shoot!”


In 2016 Naryn Igilik organized in Kazakhstan the production of the documentary film “Epic Warrior Women: Amazons” for the Viasat History Channel.

Sebastian Peiter, Producer: “Colibri Exec Naryn is a great Line Producer understanding needs of foreign crews and pulling together complex historic drama shoots. Since we have a very busy schedule of filming the trilogy on three continents, we were looking for an independent private film studio in Kazakhstan. So, we went to the director of COLIBRI FILMS Naryn Igilik, who has behind him such famous films as “Mongol”, “Shal”, “Kazakh Khanate”. I am glad that Naryn and his team have fully met our expectations. In a very short time they were able to shoot realistic scenes in very high quality!”

Award for high level of international cooperation

In 2018, the Association of Film Critics of Kazakhstan awarded Naryn Igilik, the producer of the documentary film “EPIC WARRIOR WOMEN: AMAZONS”, the “Critics Choice” Award in the nomination “For contribution to the development of cinema”, for the high level of international cooperation.

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