The official opening ceremony of the 19th Golden Apricot International Film Festival will take place on July 10 at the Aram Khachaturian Concert Hall and will start with the film directed by Michael George “The American”. This year the International Film Festival will present films from around the world and the most prestigious film festivals to the public. “The American” is a 2022 film co-produced by Armenia/USA, where at a young age Charlie escaped from the Genocide of Armenians and setteled in the United States. The story begins in 1947, when Charlie returns to Armenia and meets the brutal reality of Soviet communism. We want to remind you that the 19th Yerevan International Film Festival “Golden Apricot” will be held on July 10-17, 2022.