On Tuesday August 8, 2017, at 02:00 pm, at the Media Center, a press conference e will be held on the presentation of a documentary film of the ‘Megastructures’ cycle of the National Geographic dedicated to Astana. The ‘Megastructures: Astana the City of the Future’ film focuses on the unique architectural facilities of Astana. The special attention is paid to the process of construction of the world’s largest spherical building: ‘Nur Alem’ being the symbol of Astana EXPO-2017. The event will be attended by the film authors including the National Geographic Vice President Deborah Armstrong.
At the same time, the premiere screening of the National Geographic film about Astana will take place on August 8 at 04:00 pm at the Stage of National Day under the EXPO-2017 International Specialized Exhibition.
Let us mark that the illustrious program series ‘Megastructures’ is dedicated to erection of contemporary architectural facilities. Each program offers an insight into the history of construction and functioning of the world’s largest structures such as Burj Khalifa in Dubai city, Petronas in Kuala Lumpur, Euro Tunnel under the English Channel and others. Now the center of the world’s attention is the young capital city: Astana which has conquered the National Geographic film crew with the beauty of its unique structures.