Return or We Exist 2
Return or We Exist 2

Return or We Exist 2

Director Armen Khachatryan

Production year 2014

Length 52min.

Country Armenia

SYNOPSIS

The film refers to an Armenian family, who live in Istanbul. After passing a long path, they came back to their paternal house. Living in Istanbul, they could prove the Turkish court and regain their paternal house. And every spring they return their hearth in Sasun and cultivate their native land. “Whatever happens, we won’t leave our land…” they say, though they don’t manage to live in peace and during permanent struggle some of the family members were killed.

CAST & CREW

Armen Khachatryan
Armen Khachatryan

Director

Script

Armen Khachatryan

Director of Photography

Armen Khachatryan, Artur Ordoyan

Sound

Ruzan Zakharyan

Edit

Ruzan Zakharyan

Production company

Hayk Documentary Film Studio Yerevan, Armenia G.Chaush 50

Armen Khachatryan

In 1984, Armen Khachatryan graduated from Moscow All-Russian State University of Cinematography (VGIK), Russia. He has been working at “Hayk” and “Armenfilm” film studios since 1984. During this period he took part in creating 45 films. His films have been presented at many international film festivals. He lectures at the Yerevan State Institute of Theater and Cinema.


Filmography

4 Hours Only (1990), Republic of Armenia (1994), Wondering in Loneliness (1998), Black Moon (2001), Tale about Pegasus (2002), Underneath the Fishes (2004), Hope, Faith, Love (2006), Grigor Gurzadyan (2008), I Live (2009), Steel Gates (2010), We Exist… (2012), My Border (2012), Axpat, Sanahin, Ardvi (2013), The Wall of Dreams (2014), Return or We Exist (2014).

FILMS 2015