The Clay Man
The Clay Man

The Clay Man

Director Aren Vatyan

Production year 2012

Length 20min.

Country Armenia

SYNOPSIS

An old man reaches a point of desperation and abandonment. He leads a lonely life in a hut situated in an outlying part of the village. He’s a potter, however no one needs his work any more. When he loses any reason to live, he decides to commit a suicide. A young boy arrives from the city and meets him- the boy is interested in the old man’s work and asks him to teach him pottery. Thus, the old man springs back to life.

 

CAST & CREW

Aren Vatyan
Aren Vatyan

Director

Producer

Armen Vatyan

Script

Armen Vatyan

Director of Photography

Ashot Mkrtchyan

Production designer

Nerses Sedrakyan

Music by

Flavio Medeiros

Sound

Hovak Alaverdyan

Edit

Michael Torgomyan

Cast

Karen Jhangiryan, Nazeni Hovhannisyan, Vahagn Grigoryan

Production company

National Cinema Center of Armenia

Aren Vatyan

Born 1977, Yerevan, Armenia. Vatyan graduated from the Feature Film Direction Department of Yerevan State Pedagogical Institute. Since 1999, he has been an actor at Yerevan Dramatic Theatre and acted in several films.


Filmography

The Clay Man (2012).

FILMS 2013