Traversed
Traversed

Traversed

Director Alex Igidbashian, Emily Mkrtichian

Production year 2015

Length 26min.

Country Armenia

SYNOPSIS

A documentary film that explores the past, present, and unfolding future of Armenia, a small mountainous country in the former Eastern Bloc.

CAST & CREW

Alex Igidbashian
Alex Igidbashian

Director

Producer

Emily Mkrtichian

Script

Alex Igidbashian, Emily Mkrtichian

Director of Photography

Alex Igidbashian

Music by

Eric Hachikian

Sound

John Avarese

Edit

Alex Igidbashian, Emily Mkrtichian, Jocelyn Motter-Tarquini

Alex Igidbashian

Documentary filmmaker and photographer. He studied Film Production and Screenwriting at Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA where he participated in a range of projects including documentaries, narratives, and TV Series. Shortly after finishing university Alex relocated to Yerevan, Armenia where he began work with the documentary production studio Bars Media.


Filmography

Apt. 30 (2012, short), Swami Vivekananda: A Portrait (2012, doc.), Haenyeo: Women of the Sea (2013, short), Traversed (2015, short, Co-dir.: Emily Mkrtichian).


Emily Mkrtichian
Emily Mkrtichian

Director

Emily Mkrtichian

Documentary and fiction film producer, director and writer based in Yerevan, Armenia. For several years, she worked with Bars Media. In 2011, Emily produced her first fiction film, 140 Drams, in Yerevan. Recently, Emily directed and produced two documentaries for ARTE (France/Germany). Last year, Emily co-directed the short documentary Levon: A Wondrous Life, about a 60-year-old rollerblader living exuberantly in the post-Soviet landscape of Yerevan, Armenia.


Filmography

The Good Man of Karachi (2013), India’s Young Police (2013), Levon: A Wondrous Life (2014, short), Traversed (2015, short, Co-dir.: Levon Igidbashian).

FILMS 2015