Our Atlantis is a documentary about an Armenian camp in Istanbul, which was built by orphans in 1960's and later on taken away by Turkish authorities. This is a journey between the past and present of the camp showing how 30 years later children of this camp try not to lose their camp memories. As this documentary collects main protagonists’ personal stories and memories about camp, a larger story begins to unfold.
CAST & CREW
Jean-Pierre Lagrange, Arthur Sukiasyan
Director of Photography
JPL Productions 2 place Dumas de Loire 69009 Lyon
Graduated from Yerevan State Pedagogical University, worked at the Public Radio as a journalist-editor, later he worked for the Newmag magazine as a film journalist. He studied filmmaking at the Golden Apricot’s IFF Master School of Cinema. Soon after he worked at Bars Media documentary films’ studio as a producer. He currently works as a film director at AidArmenia Fund Studio.His film project Our Atlantis won ATCP Project Prize in 2013.
The 8th Day (2006), Meeting (2008), Handsome Boy of Yerevan (2010), Master of Doves (2010, doc.), 8 Minutes of Armenia (2011, doc.), Our Atlantis (2014, doc.).