Armenia, the Magic of Writes
Armenia, the Magic of Writes

Armenia, the Magic of Writes

Director Arto Pehlivanian

Production year 2011

Length 110min.

Country Franc

SYNOPSIS

In the 5th century a monk, Mesrop Mashtots, created the Armenian alphabet that is currently used. The writing system seized Armenians and never left them. The text remains more than an essential component of the Armenian culture: a sacred value.

 

CAST & CREW

Arto Pehlivanian
Arto Pehlivanian

Director

Producer

Arto Pehlivanian

Script

Claude Mutafian

Director of Photography

Arto Pehlivanian

Production designer

Arto Pehlivanian

Music by

Serguei Rakhmaninov

Sound

Arto Pehlivanian

Edit

Arto Pehlivanian

Cast

Arto Pehlivanian

Production company

Art Production

Arto Pehlivanian

Born 1945, Istanbul. Turkey. From 1973 to 1976 Pehlivanianattended Yerevan State Conservatory and earned his diploma in the school of dance and choreography. He moved to France and started to work as a choreographer and radio presenter for cultural programs. Pehlivanian’scareer in television began in 1984 as an official correspondent of Armenian TV and a reporter for TF1, France2, France 3 and chanel 5. His career in the realizations of the various documentaries and reports began in 1990. In 2005 he founded the French-Armenian movie club, sponsored by the director Robert Guediguian. Since 2011 to present, Pehlevanian has been a video correspondent and reporter for TV H 1 in collaboration with the embassy of Armenia in France and the Representative of Nagorno-Karabakh in France.


Filmography

500 Days of Revolution and Tragedy (1990), Referendum in Armenia in September 21st, 1991 (1994), Treasory of the Armenian Cinema (1996), From Armenia to Armenia (2007), Don Pasqual (2008), The Armenians in the Resistance (2008), The Solar Army (2009), Ararat My Love (2010), Armenia, the Magic of Writes (2011), Tribute to Vanoush Khanamirian (2011), Costumes (2012), V… for Verneuil (2013).

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