14TH POMEGRANATE FILM FESTIVAL, NOVEMBER 13-17, 2019

Saturday 2015

OUR ATLANTIS: The Story of Camp Armen - Turkey - Artur Sukiasyan - 83 min. - F - North American Premiere

OUR ATLANTIS: The Story of Camp Armen – Turkey – Artur Sukiasyan – 83 min. – F – North American Premiere

A fascinating examination of the seized Children's camp, Camp Armen, located in the Tuzla district of Istanbul. This powerful documentary shows how the ex-campers strive to keep their memories and fight for the restoration of justice as the site is linked to their collective identity and heritage. Sukiasyan filmed the documentary as part of the Beyond Borders series, made possible ...
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ARIANE’S THREAD – France – Robert Guediguian – 92 min.

A middle-aged woman finds herself alone on her birthday when her loved ones do not attend to celebrate with her. In a spontaneous decision, she decides to leave her modern, chic apartment and journeys to the breathtaking southern French seaside. There, she ends up on a heart-warming adventure, which blends reality and fantasy as she pursues her dreams. The film ...

THE BOOK FROM TSUGHRUTH – Armenia – Mariam Ohanyan – 17 min.

An insightful look into the life of a small village, where a special medieval Gospel is found, originating from Erzerum dating back to 974 AD. The priceless book made a long journey to the village of Akhaltskha during the Genocide where a family protects it and the locals see it as the guardian of their daily lives.
ANAHIT - David Sahakyants - Armenia - 90 min. - North American Premiere

ANAHIT – David Sahakyants – Armenia – 90 min. – North American Premiere

The much anticipated animated feature about Anahit, who was pursued by the King of Ancient Armenia, Vachagan. An exciting tale of the victory of good over evil is sure to delight both young and old. This film is reminiscent of past POM favourite BRAVE. Anahit's songs and valuable story brings a classic tale to a modern audience and is sure ...