Turkish Ambassador about Chingiz Aitmatov

dedicated to the writer's 90th birthday on the 12/12/18

Mayor of London reads JAMILA by Chingiz Aitmatov

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev about the Kyrgyz writer

President of Kazakhstan received the ICAA-2012 for long standing support of Chingiz Aitmatov abroad and in Kazakhstan. All his works were published in 8 volumes in Russian language in Kazakhstan, 2008 to the 80th Anniversary of the writer....

Natalia Arinbasarova about Chingiz Aitmatov

Natalia Arinbasarova received ICAA-2012 for portrayal of Kyrgyz women in Chingiz Aitmatov's stories

James Riordan - British translator of Chingiz Aitmatov's books

Professor James Riordan was the best English translator of Chingiz Aitmatov's books.
He translated his stories like "Jamilia", "The First Teacher", "Camel Eye", "Mother Earth" and "Spotted Dog Running Along the Seashore". James received the first International Chingiz Aitmatov Award in 2011 for those translations.

Chingiz Aitmatov in Germany

Chingiz Aitmatov's second visit to my house in Germany, 1996

Andrey Konchalovsky began his experience as a cinema director with screening of Chingiz Aitmatov's story "The First Teacher" in 1965. He received ICAA-2012 for this movie