Moskvich My Love
Moskvich My Love

Moskvich My Love

Director Aram Shahbazyan

Production year 2014

Length 87min.

Country Armenia/France/Russia

SYNOPSIS

Hamo, an old farmer, lives with his wife in a remote village in the mountains of Armenia. The money their son send them from Russia just allows them to survive. But Hamo nourishes a dream of acquiring a Moskvitch, the most beautiful car in the world, the one that had promised the Soviet power and that he never had. The Soviet Union is gone, but the dream of Hamo remains. He learns that there is one for sale in a nearby village...

CAST & CREW

Aram Shahbazyan
Aram Shahbazyan

Director

Producer

Tereza Varzhapetyan, Gorune Aprikian, Marie-Claude Arbaudie, Sevada Aghabekyan

Script

Levon Minasian, Esther Mann

Director of Photography

Artur Gharayan

Music by

Albert Abgaryan, Kiril Gorodniy, Davit Davtyan

Sound

Eric Bizet, Matthieu Deniau, Harutyun Mangasaryan

Edit

Nicolas Desmaison, Mikayel Torgomyan

Cast

Martun Ghevondyan, Hilda Ohan

Production company

National Film Development Foundation, Armenia Araprod, France Filmstudio 55, Russia Aremac, Armenia

Aram Shahbazyan

Aram Shahbazyan graduated from Yerevan State Institute of Theatre and Cinema in 1994, Directing Department, In 1996-1997, he studied in La Femis as a Film Director, He was the chief director of Ar TV Company, director at Armenian Public TV Company, duirector assistent at Hayfilm Studio. Currently works for Shoghakat TV. His short film Akner was selected by XXVII Moscow IFF 2005, for the section Perspectives. He got the Best Director Award twice at the “Yes em” IFF of Young Filmmakers in Yerevan, in 2004 and 2005.


Filmography

Report during Supper (1995), Lavash (1997), The Dogs (1998), Inside & Outside (1999), Aghapatank (2000), Roads (2000), Javakhk, A Forgotten Homeland (2001), Initiation (2001), Baptism (2001), Muron (2001), Repentance (2001), Vordan Karmir (2002), Kyariz (2005), Apo Called (2006), Don’t Be Afraid (2007), Yerevan Ragtime (2008), Taxi “Chill Out” (segment, 2008), Moskvich, My Love (2014), Map of Salvation (2015).

FILMS 2015