Establishment
Establishment

Establishment

Director Grigor Harutyunyan

Production year 2009

Length 60min.

Country Armenia

SYNOPSIS

The film presents a photographer’s memories on the past 20 years of Armenian reality: the self-determination war of Armenian citizens of Karabakh against Azerbaijan in 1988, the earthquake in Leninakan and Spitak, the tens of thousands of victims, the imposed blockade of Armenia by Azerbaijan and Turkey as a result of Karabakh war, shortages of gas, energy and food, five years of darkness and cold, and the political resistance that is still continuing. Despite of all the difficulties the establishment of Armenia is in progress.

CAST & CREW

Grigor Harutyunyan
Grigor Harutyunyan

Director

Producer

Shushanik Mirzakhanyan

Script

Grigor Harutyunyan, Valery Gasparyan

Director of Photography

Ashot Movsesyan, Samvel Babasyan, Vahe Terteryan

Music by

Avet Tertertyan, Johann Sebastian Bach

Sound

Levon Hakhverdyan

Edit

Levon Hakhverdyan

Production company

Hayk Film Studio

Grigor Harutyunyan

In 1980, Grigor Harutyunyan graduated from the Department of Culture of Yerevan Pedagogical Institute named after Khachatur Abovyan. From 1981 to 1984, he worked as a director in Yerevan Studio of TV Films. In 1987, he worked for Hayfilm Studio and, since then he has been working as a director of documentary films in Hayk Film Studio.


Filmography

Loyalty (Theatre) (1988), Theatre Square (1989), Meetings in Israel (1990), Artsakh Diary #2 (1995), La Bidum (1996), Without a Title (1997), Varos’ City (2002), Momik (2003), On the Wheels (2006), When the Cannonry Falls Silent… (2007), Yerevan: Love Confession (2007), Saroyan’s Testament (2008), Establishment (2009).

FILMS 2016