Most Popular Armenian-Language Feature Films
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan
Kazakh TV talking head Borat is dispatched to the United States to report on the greatest country in the world. With a documentary crew in tow, Borat becomes more interested in locating and marrying Pamela Anderson. Dir: Larry Charles With: Sacha Baron Cohen, Ken Davitian, Luenell Comedy 84 mins.
Two men reaching middle age with not much to show but disappointment embark on a week-long road trip through California's wine country, just as one is about to take a trip down the aisle. Dir: Alexander Payne With: Paul Giamatti, Thomas Haden Church, Virginia Madsen Comedy | Drama | Romance 126 mins.
Must Love Dogs
A forty-something preschool teacher looks to the personals for a change of pace and a relationship, with hilarious results. Dir: Gary David Goldberg With: Diane Lane, John Cusack, Elizabeth Perkins Comedy | Romance 98 mins.
A psychological thriller in which a deadly virus infects a small Ontario town. Dir: Bruce McDonald With: Stephen McHattie, Lisa Houle, Georgina Reilly Horror 93 mins.
In 1915 a man survives the Armenian genocide in the Ottoman Empire, but loses his family, speech and faith. One night he learns that his twin daughters may be alive, and goes on a quest to find them. Dir: Fatih Akin With: Tahar Rahim, Simon Abkarian, Makram Khoury Drama | History 138 mins.
Youth Without Youth
A love story wrapped in a mystery. Set in pre-World War II Europe, a timid professor is changed by a cataclysmic event and explores the mysteries of life. Dir: Francis Ford Coppola With: Tim Roth, Alexandra Maria Lara, Bruno Ganz Drama | Fantasy | History | Mystery | Romance 124 mins.
Interrogated by a customs officer, a young man recounts how his life was changed during the making of a film about the Armenian genocide. Dir: Atom Egoyan With: Charles Aznavour, Brent Carver, Eric Bogosian Drama | War 115 mins.
The Malakian clan, a family of ruthless gangsters, controls the underworld of Southern France. At its head... Dir: Laurent Tuel With: Jean Reno, Gaspard Ulliel, Vahina Giocante Crime | Drama | Thriller 95 mins.
Cartographer Will Shepard hits the road for his latest job: to create a new, more accurate satellite survey of Armenia. During his assignment, he forms a bond with an Armenian expatriate and art photographer. Dir: Braden King With: Peter Coyote, Ben Foster, Datekiv Kharibyan Adventure | Drama | Romance 126 mins.
The Color of Pomegranates
A super-stylized, surreal biography of Armenian troubadour Sayat Nova, whose life is depicted through non-narrative amalgamations of poetic images. Dir: Sergei Parajanov With: Sofiko Chiaureli, Melkon Alekyan, Vilen Galstyan Biography | Drama | Music 79 mins.