No photo available. Represent Chingiz Aitmatov? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 766 this week

Chingiz Aitmatov (1928–2008)

Chingiz Aitmatov was a Russian-Kyrgyz writer and statesman known for such films as Pervyy uchitel (1965), The Girl with the Red Scarf (1978) and Jamila (1994). He was born Chingiz Torekulovich Aitmatov on December 12, 1928, in Kirgizia, Soviet Union. His family was bilingual, Russian-Kyrgyz. His father, Torekul Aitmatov, was one of the first Kyrgyz... See full bio »

Died:

(age 79) in Nuremberg, Germany

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 101 people
created 20 Jul 2011
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Chingiz Aitmatov.
1 win. See more awards »

Filmography

Jump to: Writer | Actor | Thanks | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (16 credits)
 2008 Goodbye, Gulsary! (original story)
 2008 Tengri: Blue Heavens (story "Jamilya" - uncredited)
 1994 Jamila (novel)
 1988 Smerch (writer)
 1988 Voskhozhdenie na Fudziyamu (play) / (screenplay)
 1981 Rannie zhuravli (screenplay) / (story)
 1975 Krasnoe yabloko (novel)
 1974 Bestigningen av Fujijama (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 Jamilya
 1968 Beg inokhodtsa (novel) / (screenplay)
 1966 Nebo nashego detstva (story)
 1965 Pervyy uchitel (screenplay) / (story)
 1963 Heat (short story "The Camel's Eye")
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (1 credit)
 1969 Jamilya
Narrator (voice)
Hide Hide Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
 2008 Tengri: Blue Heavens (in memory of)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (1 credit)
 2003 Weimarer Salon (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 12 October 2003 (2003) ... Himself (as Tschingis Aitmatow)
Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Tschingis Aitmatow
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 1969 See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Message Boards

Discuss Chingiz Aitmatov on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page