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(full name, A. Karliev Turkmenfil’m), a Soviet film studio producing feature and documentary films. It was founded in Poltoratsk (present-day Ashkhabad) in 1926. Originally a film-making enterprise, it subsequently became the Turkmenfil’m Studio and in 1938 was renamed the Ashkhabad Film Studio. In 1958 it was again named Turkmenfil’m.

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Association "Turkmenfilm" named after Oguzkhan should create new films about our history and the present day, on the great achievements and great projects in our homeland.