Grandpa Samvel
Grandpa Samvel

Grandpa Samvel

Director Arsen Gasparyan

Production year 2012

Length 22min.

Country Armenia

SYNOPSIS

This is the story of Grandpa Samvel - a man who, despite his health problems, has not felt discouraged and has found a new occupation, a way to earn a living. Non-professional musician, Samvel, recorded a CD with songs from his repertoire. He has learned greetings in different foreign languages and through his unique way of communicating with tourists, he offers and sells them his recordings. 

 

CAST & CREW

Arsen Gasparyan
Arsen Gasparyan

Director

Script

Samvel Seyranyan

Director of Photography

Davit Berberyan

Edit

Davit Berberyan

Production company

Hayk Documentary Film Studio

Arsen Gasparyan

Born 1981, Yerevan, Armenia. Gasparyangraduated from the Documentary Film Directing Department of the Yerevan State Institute of Theatre and Cinema (master class of Ruben Gevorgiants). Since 2003, has been directing films at Hayk Documentary Film Studio. He worked as a director at Shoghakat and Yerkir-Media TV Companies. He is a member of the Union of Cinematographers of Armenia.


Filmography

Fuck the Taker’s Mother… (2001), Bitter Wine (2002), The Last Tram (2003), Uninterrupted Flight (2004), David and Lala (2005), To Ergir (2006), How Much Is the Heart? (2008), From Home to Home (2008), Portraits from the Road (2009), New Julfa: To Be… (2011), Give Me a Spade (2012), Granpa Samvel (2012).

FILMS 2013