“Irish Cinephile” News Included “Daylight of Aurora” among the best films of 2023

  • by Western Armenia, January 17, 2024 in Culture
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..Daylight of Aurora.. directed by  Inna Sahakyan  is among the 25 best films of 2023 according to a film and television news, «Irish Cinephile». This is reported by the National Cinema Center of Armenia.

"Daylight  of Aurora" is an animated, archival documentary, a touching human story that presents the journey of Armenian Genocide survivor Arshaluys (Aurora) Mardiganyan, on  how she became a star of an old Hollywood for silent film.

The film has been screened in several countries and won awards, and the Indian premieres will take place on January 20-21.

The creation of the film was supported by the Ministry of Education of Science, Culture and Sports of RA.  It is a joint Armenian-German-Lithuanian film (production companies: "Bars Media", "Gebrueder Beetz Filmproduktion", "Artbox Laisvalaikio Klubas").

Director and screenwriter Inna Sahakyan, producers: Vardan Hovhannisyan, Christian Bitz, Juste Mikhailinaite. The film was created by the  support of the Zoryan Scientific

Institute and based on the archive of oral history of the Genocide committed against Armenian.