:Endless Escape, Eternal Return

Screening Schedule

18.08, 12:00, KINO KLUBI

22.08, 20:00, KINO BAHÇE

Endless Escape, Eternal Return

Armenia, 2013, Colour, 90 min

In 1988-1989 filmmaker Harutyun Khachatryan started his painful exploration of alienation and rootlessness among Armenian exiles. Since then he has shot a huge archive depicting the developments of those days and concentrated on the personal life stories of several Armenian artists to be discovered in 5 documentaries. This is the first part. The documentary video footage starts with l988.

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Harutyun Khachatryan (born 1955, Akhalkalaki, Georgia), is a director, producer, scriptwriter, and Honored Artist of RA. Since 2006, Khachatryan is a voting member of European Film Academy, Director of Golden Apricot FCD, and since 2004 the Co-founder and the General Director of Golden Apricot Yerevan International Film Festival. Khachatryan was awarded with the Prince Klaus Award in 2007. In 2008, he became a Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters by the Ministry of Culture of France.
IDFA 2013. Best Director & Best Documentary - National Cinema Hayak Awards, Yerevan IFF, 2013.

Golden Apricot FCD

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Screening Schedule

18.08, 12:00, KINO KLUBI

22.08, 20:00, KINO BAHÇE


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