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9 October 1935 (USA) See more »
A poor but honest fisherman Pepo opposes a cunning trader Zimzimov, who tries to rob him by trickery refusing to pay a lost bill. Pepo choses prison to paying-off his honour. | Add synopsis »


  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Hrachia Nersisyan ... Pepo
Tatyana Makhmuryan ... Kekel, his sister
David Malyan ... Kakuli, a friend
Avet Avetisyan ... Arutin Kirakozovich Zimzimov
Hambartsum Khachanyan ... Darcho, merchant (as A. Khazanyan)
Hasmik Agopyan ... Shushan (as Hasmik)
Grigor Avetyan ... Giko (as G. Avetyan)
Nina Manucharyan ... Natel (as N. Manuizauryan)
Armen Gulakyan ... Duduli, a friend
N. Gevorgyan ... Efemia
Gurgen Gabrielyan ... Kinto, a friend
A. Kefchiyan ... Pichkhul, a friend
H. Vanyan ... Margurit
M. Garagash ... Gevorg, clerk
Vladimir Barsky ... Judge
Vahagn Bagratuni ... Samson (as V. Bagratuni)
M. Beroyan ... Darcho's mother
M. Jrpetyan ... Gossiper
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pahare ... Zimzimov's servant

Directed by
Amo Bek-Nazaryan 
Armen Gulakyan (co-director)
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Amo Bek-Nazaryan 
Gabriel Sundukyan  play "Pepo"

Original Music by
Aram Khachaturyan 
Cinematography by
Dmitriy Feldman 
Art Direction by
Mikayel Arutchyan 
Sarkis Safaryan 
G. Sharbabchyan 
Valerian Sidamon-Eristavi 
Production Management
A. Ohanjanyan .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
G. Garina .... assistant director
F. Karen .... assistant director
Sound Department
Nikolai Pisarev .... sound
Crew believed to be complete

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88 min | USA:75 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
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The first Armenian film produced with a synchronized soundtrack.See more »


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