On November 12 there in the format of the work of the Book corner of Russia at National library of the Republic of Kazakhstan was organized the demonstration of the children’s feature film by the fairy-tales of Pavel Petrovich Bazhov “The lizard will return” (2020) by the director Andrei Kim, initiated by the General consulate of the Russian Federation in Almaty city and the Representation of the “Rossotrudnichestvo” company in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
In his plot the director connected the modern school and the adolescent world with the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries and the Uralsk heather folklore.
The demonstration of the film was implemented by the Foundation “Bazhov” with the support of the Foundation of presidential grants (Russia) within the framework of the project “The Bazhov evenings”, timed for the centenary of Bazhov’s staying in Kazakhstan (1919-1921). Also there among the spectators was organized the victorina by the creative heritage of the writer. There was donated to the National library of the Republic of Kazakhstan the book by Pavel Petrovich Bazhov “The silver hoof” published by the Foundation “Bazhov” in 2020 in the Russian and Kazakh languages.