See It Now
(TV Series documentary) (1956-1957)
Avakian directed, co-wrote, and edited the astonishing existentialist, socially critical film End of the Road. It was popular with young people, who memorized and spoke every line in screenings, and was covered in a 9-page article in Life Magazine, November, 1969.
Aram A. Avakian
Did You Know?
Taught at and then became the chairman of the film studies program at the State University of New York, College of Purchase. He was instrumental in helping launch the career of several of his students.