Competition program, Guest Program and Retrospective screening program, dedicated to Armenian documentary filmmaker Arsha Ovannesova will take place. Her granddaughter will come from Spain and participate at the screening of the film about A.Ovannesova. During
During the festival a roundtable will be organised. Melis Behlil (film critic, the member of the jury, Turkey), Ruth Olshan (director, a member of the jury, Germany), Joa Junstrom (director, a member of the jury, Sweden) and other guests of the festival will be among the speakers.
Ms. Arpine Aleksanyan and Ms. Sona Baloyan from Yerevan, from “Matenadaran” Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts, were supported with the travel grant to visit Istanbul, Turkey for meetings with the Armenian Patriarchate, Armenian high schools, foundations and publishing houses to discuss possibilities of further collaboration on preserving the Armenian culture.