The film shows exclusive archive documents on the life of the outstanding film director, Henri Verneuil. Verneuil is one of France’s biggest film directors who worked with many great stars. Included in the film is a rare interview with one of his stars, Omar Sharif.
CAST & CREW
Arto Pehlivanian (Art Production)
Born 1945, Istanbul. Turkey. From 1973 to 1976 Pehlivanian attended Yerevan State Conservatory and earned his diploma in the school of dance and choreography. Consequently, Pehlevanian moved to France and worked as a choreographer and radio presenter for cultural programs. His career in television began in 1984 as an official correspondent of the Armenian TV and a reporter for TF1, France2, France 3 and Channel 5. His career in the realizations of the various documentaries and reports began in 1990. In 2005, the French-Armenian movie club was created, sponsored by the director Robert Guediguian. Since 2011 to present Pehlevanian has been a correspondent and reporter for the TV H 1 in collaboration with the embassy of Armenia in France and the Representative of Nagorno-Karabakh in France.
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).