On behalf of Uzbekistan, the film “Hot Tortilla” was nominated for an Oscar Academy Award.

On behalf of Uzbekistan, the film “Hot Tortilla” was nominated for an Oscar Academy Award.

On September 21, 2019, the National Film Commission of Uzbekistan, which is the Uzbekistan Representative of the Oscar Committee, held discussions about the films presented by a number of filmmakers from Uzbekistan for the Academy Award for Best International Feature Film.
As a result of the discussion, Umid Khamdamov’s full-length feature film “Hot Tortilla” has been officially selected for the Academy Award.
Feature film abstract
“Hot Tortilla”
The film demonstrates the complex experience of a teenage girl Zulfiya. The film reveals comprehensively difficult relationships of girls, brides and grandmothers.
Project authors:
Scriptwriter – Umid Hamdamov
Stage Director – Umid Hamdamov
Director of Photography – Jahongir Ibragimov
Set Designer – Alisher Umrzakov
Composer – Kuziev Toir
Director of the picture – Camila Matenova
Cast: Zarina Ergasheva, Feruza Saidova, Munavvar Abdullaeva.
By order of the Uzbekkino National Agency
Production of the Uzbekfilm film studio