Tag Archives: Kirghiz

The Chimp
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The Chimp

May. 01, 2001

The Chimp

The Chimp is the nickname of a teenage boy (with large ears) who lives in the small town of Balyktchy, Kirghizstan, a former part of the USSR in ...
Tengri: Blue Heavens
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Tengri: Blue Heavens

Jul. 10, 2008

Tengri: Blue Heavens

This is a love story set in the steppes of Central Asia of today. Temür a thirty year old Kazakh decides to start life again in his ancestral ...
Jamilia
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Jamilia

Feb. 18, 2018

Jamilia

Jamilia is the heroine of the classic Kyrgyz novel about a young woman who, having been forced to marry, fled with her lover. Fifty years later, ...
Goodbye, Gyulsary!
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Goodbye, Gyulsary!

Dec. 01, 1969

Goodbye, Gyulsary!

Based on Chingiz Aitmatov’s novel “Farewell, Gyulsary!” The story of Tanabai the blacksmith, father of three children, who upon ...