Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary - Sadyk SHER-NIYAZ Education: 1987 - graduated from the Frunze Machine-Building College with a degree in technologist; 2000 - Faculty of Law of KNU named after Zhusup Balasagyn; 2009 - Higher courses for screenwriters and directors (workshop of Vladimir Khotinenko, Pavel Finn, Vladimir Fenchenko). Labor activity: 1996-1998 - director of "ACCHEKEY"; 1994-1996 — lawyer-consultant of PKF "SHER"; 1998-2004 - assistant to the deputy of the Legislative Assembly of the Jogorku Kenesh of the Kyrgyz Republic; 2004-2007 - Deputy Akyikatchy of the Kyrgyz Republic; 2010 - Minister of Culture and Information of the Kyrgyz Republic; 2012-2013 - co-chairman of the political party "Zamandash-Contemporary";
Since October 2015, he has been a deputy of the Jogorku Kenesh of the sixth convocation from the Ata Meken party. In June 2021, he was appointed Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to France and Permanent Representative of Kyrgyz Republic to UNESCO. Director of the films "Kurmanjan Datka", "First Frame", "Let the Star of Chyngyz not go out", "Ayan", "Force Majeure". Married, father of three children. Chairman of the Union of Cinematographers of Kyrgyzstan, founder of the public fund "Aitysh", the film studio "Aitysh Film", the literary club "Kalemger".