Born in May 14, 1942, At-Bashi, Tien Shan region - Kyrgyz director, screenwriter. Honored Artist of the Kyrgyz SSR (1974). People's Artist of the Kyrgyz Republic (1991). One of the founders of the author's Kyrgyz cinema.
Based on the story of the same name by Chingiz Aitmatov. Tolgonai was born and raised on the Kyrgyz land. Three sons and her husband died on the fronts of the Second World War, but her courage and strength did not leave her. Earth teaches Tolgonai to fight and gives her the strength to continue living...
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