Topic: Cinema

By Lilit Shahverdyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN – The long-waited movie “Zulali” was released on October 21 in Yerevan. The film is about personal hardships in the small community of Berd in the Tavush region and[...]

PARIS – Nora Martirosyan’s film “Si le vent tombe” , shot before the Turkish-Azerbaijani forces attacked, has just been released in French cinemas. This film is now an archive of free Artsakh. It tells the story of an[...]

MONTREAL — The Lebanese civil war’s aftereffects continue to traumatize people even today. Among other things, the war played an important role in the shaping of the Armenian diaspora. Marlene Edoyan’s documentary film, “The Sea[...]

MOSCOW – In 1965 the Soviet government was getting ready to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Great October Revolution of 1917. The government invited moviemakers to discuss the prospects of making new films dedicated to the[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN — Years ago, a woman in Tbilisi read the coffee grounds of an Armenian woman named Gohar Khalatova, and informed her that on the face of Gohar’s daughter she saw a shining[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN/BERLIN — German-Armenian actor Saro Emirze was born in 1977 in Frankfurt am Main. Between 1999 and 2003 he studied acting at the Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy Academy of Music and[...]

NEW YORK – Under the non-Armenian name Arthur Edmund Carewe there was a man with a very Armenian identity – Hovsep Hovsepian, once one of the most prominent actors on Broadway and a famous American silent-movie star. Many[...]

VENICE, Italy (Artsakhpress) — The film “The Last Inhabitant” was screened at the Venice Film Festival under the patronage of the governor of Venice Luca Zaia, upon the initiative of the Italian partner Blue Art Association,[...]

ROHNERT PARK, Calif. — The Sonoma State University (SSU) Holocaust and Genocide Lecture Series sponsored by the Armenian Genocide Memorial Lecture Fund, Center for the Study of the Holocaust and Genocide at SSU, and the Alliance for the[...]