Hamo, an old farmer, lives with his wife in a remote village in the mountains of Armenia. The money their son sends 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
Tereza Varzhapetyan, Gorune Aprikian, Marie-Claude Arbaudie, Sevada Aghabekyan
Levon Minasian, Esther Mann
Director of Photography
Albert Abgaryan, Kiril Gorodniy, Davit Davtyan
Eric Bizet, Matthieu Deniau, Harutyun Mangasaryan
Nicolas Desmaison, Mikayel Torgomyan
Martun Ghevondyan, Hilda Ohan
National Film Development Foundation, Araprod, Filmstudio 55, Aremac
In 1994, Aram Shahbazyan graduated from the Directing Department of Yerevan State Institute of Theatre and Cinema. 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, director assistent at Hayfilm Studio. Currently works for Shoghakat TV. His short film Akner was selected by 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.
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).