BAINA
BAINA

BAINA

Director Lilit Petrosyan

Production year 2019

Length 19min.

Country Armenia

screenings

10 Jul 2019 19:00 Moscow Cinema, Small Hall 1
12 Jul 2019 12:00 Moscow Cinema, Small Hall 1

SYNOPSIS

The main character in the film is a 41-year-old Mongolian Baina. She got married to an Armenian man in Mongolia and moved to Antaramej, one of the farthest villages in Armenia. Her husband passed away two years ago and now she lives with her two children. Her relatives in Mongolia are trying to convince her to move to Mongolia but she doesn't want to leave Armenia. Baina used to be an opera singer before, now she does masculine jobs in order to take care of her two minor children.  The film is about love, for which Bayina came and continues to live in Armenia. She has only one goal - to fulfill the dreams of her children. The children, in their turn, always help their mother.

CAST & CREW

Lilit Petrosyan
Lilit Petrosyan

Director

Producer

Movses Mkrtchyan

Script

Lilit Petrosyan

Director of Photography

Ani Sargsyan

Music by

Byambasuren Sharav, Robert Amirkhanyan

Sound

Mane Grigoryan

Edit

Lilit Petrosyan

Cast

Bayandolgor Oyunchimeg, Arshak Oyunchimeg, Varsik Byambasuren.

Production company

Ruben Grigoryan Studio

Lilit Petrosyan

Born in Kotayk Region, Proshian. In 2014, Lilit Petrosyan entered the Yerevan State Institute of Theatre and Cinema, in TV Directing Department (R. Grigoryan’s Studio). During her studies at the Institute, she has acquired professional experiences in film directing by shooting student different works. The documentary Drought, her coursework, won the Bronze Knight Prize at the Golden Knight FF, Sevastopol, Crimea. In 2019, Lilit Petrosyan won the RA President Prize for her film Baina.


Filmography

Out of Time (2016), Connecting Ring (2017), Drought (2018), Baina (2019).

FILMS 2019