Armenia – 20 min. – directed by David Sakayants – North American Premiere

Dedicated to his late father Robert Sakayants, a larger than life figure in Yerevan’s film making circles, this short animated piece by David Sakayants will keep viewers in a dream like trance from start to finish. HAYRENNER illustrates the rich history of Armenia by displaying unique imagery accompanied by seductive melodies, confirming that music can tame even the wildest beast. This film will be presented as part of the SYMPHONY OF FILM series.