Topic: film

By Daniel E. Slotnik LOS ANGELES (New York Times) — Mardik Martin, a screenwriter who collaborated with Martin Scorsese on films like “Raging Bull,” “New York, New York” and particularly Mr. Scorsese’s breakthrough in gritty[...]

TORONTO — The documentary capturing Armenia’s Velvet Revolution, titled “I am not Alone, directed by Garin Hovannisian and executive produced by Serj Tankian, premiered to a sold-out crowd Saturday evening at the Toronto[...]

By Theo Tate GRANITE CITY, Ill. — The 1940 Granite City Warriors boys basketball team poses after winning the state championship. For over 30 years, Arthur Sarkissian has been a successful Hollywood producer, making 17 motion pictures,[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN/MISSION HILLS, Calif. (2004–2019) – On May 25, 2004, I met American stage and film actor Buck Kartalian at the Ararat Eskijian Museum in Mission Hills, California. The actor[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — Filmmaker Sharisse Zeroonian wants to explore the space between identities: Are you Armenian? Geeky? Disabled? Different? “The Mouse in the Bread,” the short film that Zeroonian wrote, directed and stars in, has been[...]

LONDON (Flickering Myth) — From acclaimed director Johnny Kevorkian (“The Disappeared”) and British Academy of Film and Television-nominated producer Jack Tarling (“God’s Own Country”), British sci-fi horror “Await Further[...]

By Michael Melkonian Special to the Mirror-Spectator LOS ANGELES — Ken Davitian, a prominent actor, best known for his co-starring role in the blockbuster comedy, “Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation[...]

HOLLYWOOD — The 21st Arpa International Film Festival (Arpa IFF), one of Hollywood’s longest running film festivals, showcased 47 films from 17 countries at Hollywood’s historic Egyptian Theatre from November 2 to 4. This year’s[...]

LOS ANGELES — “American Mirror — Intimations of Immortality,” directed by Arthur Balder and produced by David Shara, received the top prize at the Documentary Film Festival of Los Angeles (DOCLA), presented by the[...]

FRESNO — Explorer Steven Sim and producer Ani Hovannisian will give a presentation on “The Hidden Map of Historic Armenia” on Tuesday, November 13, at 7:30 p.m. in the University Business Center, Alice Peters Auditorium, Room 191 on[...]