Gnishik: From Abandoned to Being Populated
Gnishik is disrupting the chain of abandoned villages in Vayots Dzor. While the village doesn't currently have new residents, the groundwork is in place.
Childhood under siege
Nina Shahverdyan and Hetq Media Factory student Ani Balayan shot this documentary several months before the Azerbaijani aggression on September 19, 2023, while they were still in Artsakh. During that period, the Artsakh Armenians were starving under siege for months. Due to recent developments, Ani had to edit this video quickly, changing the original script.
"I'd like my films to be unforgettable and I'd like audiences to be emotionally affected, to be moved."
Ted Braun was in Armenia to conduct a three-day documentary workshop for young directors and screenwriters.
The border-guarding family is at risk of losing their home
Hrach Antonyan's family, with three generations, lives a few hundred meters away from the Nakhichevan border in the Nor Aznaberd village of Vayots Dzor. The ex-serviceman, who was injured during the 44-day war and became disabled, does not know how to repay the loan and support his family with a 69,000 AMD disability pension.
The Bell and the Cotton: Opposites in Harmony
Aram Melkonyan and Knar Hovsepyan are the last teachers of Mozrov village, located in Vayots Dzor.