YOU CANNOT COVER THE SUN WITH MUD
YOU CANNOT COVER THE SUN WITH MUD

YOU CANNOT COVER THE SUN WITH MUD

Director Nairi Hokhikyan

Production year 2018

Length 49min.

Country Armenia

SYNOPSIS

The film is about the people living in Western Armenia or Eastern Anatolia of Turkey, as it is known - people whose ancestors were the victims of the Armenian Genocide or survived by converting to Islam. The film tells about the fact that people who have lived incognito, returned to their national roots. The film is also about those Turks and Kurds who have recognized the Armenian Genocide.

CAST & CREW

Nairi Hokhikyan
Nairi Hokhikyan

Director

Producer

Nairi Hokhikyan

Script

Arusyak Palyan, Nairi Hokhikyan, Tigran Sirunyan

Director of Photography

Gevorg Yepremyan

Music by

Robert Schröder

Sound

Arman Navasardyan, Baregham Ghukasyan, Sona Aghbalyan, Nairi Hokhikyan

Production company

Ordfilm Shant TV

Nairi Hokhikyan

Nairi Hokhikyan studied journalism at Yerevan State University in 2003-09. In 2008-16, he worked at Kentron TV. Since 2016, he works at Shant TV as newscaster and director of documentaries. In 2013 Hokhikyan co-founded Diplomat.am international project. Since 2018, he is the executive director of diplomatic foundation of Armenia.


Filmography

Time to Return (2011), The Mystery of Dersim (2012-2013), Call of Blood (2014), Indelible Traces (2014), Dance of Sasun People (2015), April 2 (2016), You Cannot Cover the Sun with Mud (2017).

FILMS 2018