President sent a congratulatory message to Karen Shahnazarov on his 60th birth anniversary
President Serzh Sargsyan sent a congratulatory message to the film director, script writer, and publicist, the RF People’s Artist, Laureate of the Russian State Award Karen Shahnazarov on his 60th birth anniversary.
The message states:
“Dear Karen Georgievich,
I cordially congratulate you on your 60th birth anniversary.
Your rich biography has blended with the chronicles of the world cinematography long ago. Your art stands out with the acute perception of the reality, while the Mosfilm movie holding today continues to play a significant role in the world cinematography.
Your contribution to the treasury of the world cinema art has been duly appreciated in the cinematographic world which is evidenced by the numerous state and movie awards.
You are not only a master in your area but also a great humanist whose benevolent and public work has been esteemed by the contemporaries.
I would like to once again congratulate you on the occasion of your jubilee, wish you success and artistic longevity for the benefit of the peoples of Armenia and Russia.”