Movies and TV shows set in armenia

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in armenia ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, humorous, semi serious, touching and thought provoking films and TV shows about / with armenian, genocide, armenian genocide, mass murder, world war one, children, love and romance, actor, church and kiss plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in Soviet Union, France, USA and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as armenia: Armenia (2006), The Lark Farm (2007), Hello, That's Me! (1966), We and Our Mountains (1969), Sour Grape (1974), Komitas (1989), The Cut (2014), Aram (2002), Apricot Groves (2016), Don't Tell Me the Boy Was Mad (2015).

List of movies set in armenia

 6.6
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Armenia (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: This is a story about returning to ones ancestral homeland. Anna is a cardiologist who discovers her father has fled to his native Armenia after being diagnosed with a heart problem. Despite their contentious relationship, she sets out to bring her ...
Plot: armenian genocide, genocide, french, armenian, physician, diaspora, voyage
Place: armenia, france
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The Lark Farm (2007)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, Bulgaria, Spain, France, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Lark Farm is set in a small Turkish town in 1915. It deals with the genocide of Armenians, looking closely at the fortunes, or rather, misfortunes of one wealthy Armenian family.
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, gloomy
Plot: genocide, deportation, desert, life turned upside down, escape, smuggling, against humanity, disorder, moral dilemma, siblings relations, wartime life, fall in love ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, year 1915
Place: armenia, middle east, turkey, ottoman empire
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Hello, That's Me! (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Artyom (Armen Dzhigarkhanyan) is a scientist who buries himself in his work after the woman he loves dies during the war. He is informed of his sweetheart's death by a young woman, and soon love blossoms between the lonely doctor and the ...
Plot: physicist, loyalty, laboratory, friendship, friend, kiss, lost love, armenian, love
Place: armenia, soviet union, russia, caucasus
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We and Our Mountains (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Calm of the mountain village is disturbed by the investigation on stray sheep.
Plot: sheep, countryside, village, mountain, shepherd, armenian
Place: armenia, caucasus, soviet union
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 7.1
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Sour Grape (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Two years after receiving news of his father’s death in WWII a young boy continues to wait for trains from the front. The boy lives with his crippled uncle rather than with his mother, who has remarried and has another child. Then one day the ...
Plot: father son relationship, world war two, soldier
Time: 1940s
Place: armenia
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 6.0
 42
Komitas (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Belgium, UK, West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film is dedicated to the Armenian monk and genius composer Komitas, and the 2 million victims on his people in Turkey in 1915. The final 20 years of Komitas life were spent in various mental hospitals. The destiny of Komitas? This is the magic ...
Plot: armenian, scroll, symbolism, sadness, sheep, monk, mural, mental institution, flashback, skull, genocide, composer ...
Time: 1910s
Place: armenia
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 6.3
 5K
The Cut (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Mystery, War
Country: Germany, France, Italy, Russia, Poland, Canada, Turkey, Jordan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 1915 a man survives the Armenian genocide in the Ottoman Empire, but loses his family, speech and faith. One night he learns that his twin daughters may be alive, and goes on a quest to find them.
Plot: forceful separation, genocide, diaspora, charlie chaplin, armenian genocide, armenian, world war one, refugee, desert, blacksmith, voyage, twin sisters ...
Time: year 1915
Place: north dakota, armenia, ottoman empire, turkey
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 6.6
 260
Aram (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Aram, an ex-soldier from the Armenian cause, has come to France to close an arms deal under secret service surveillance. Held responsible and banished by his faher for his brother's injuries in a terrorist ttack, he's also come to seek ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: vengeance, haunted by the past, tough heroes, crimes, gangsters, arms dealing, assassination, terrorism, disability, criminal heroes, politics, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1915
Place: france, turkey, ottoman empire, armenia
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Apricot Groves (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Armenia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Aram, the Iranian Armenian youth who has immigrated to the US in childhood returns to Armenia for the first time to propose to an Armenian girlfriend Aram met and lived with in the US. Aram sees many cultural, religious, and national differences on ...
Plot: lgbt, iranian
Place: armenia
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Don't Tell Me the Boy Was Mad (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Aram, a young man from Marseille of Armenian origin, blows up the Turkish ambassador's car in Paris. Gilles, a young cyclist who was passing at that precise moment, is seriously injured. Aram's mother feels guilty and feels the need to ...
Plot: genocide, armenian, armenian genocide, hospital, explosion, human ashes, cyclist, shooting, trial, assassination, shot in the head, execution ...
Time: year 1915
Place: france, berlin germany, armenia, turkey, ottoman empire ...
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 4.8
 4K
1915 (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Exactly 100 years after the Armenian Genocide, a theatre director stages a play to bring the ghosts of the past back to life.
Plot: armenian genocide, genocide, armenian, theater, stage play, soldier, international, theatre production
Time: year 1915
Place: ottoman empire, armenia, turkey
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 6.6
 11K
Ararat (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A variety of characters, some close relatives, others distant strangers, are each affected by the making of a film about the Armenian Genocide of 1915.
Style: serious, disturbing, thought provoking, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: genocide, politics, filmmaking, incest, atrocity, war crime, haunted by the past, against humanity, self discovery, parents and children, family in crisis, state affairs ...
Time: 1910s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, year 1915 ...
Place: turkey, canada, ottoman empire, middle east, armenia ...
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Invisible World (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An anthology film following different stories around the theme of invisibility in the modern world.
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: society, invisibility, mass murder, armenian genocide, genocide, armenian
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, armenia, ottoman empire
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Assignment Berlin (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: no overview
Plot: world war one, justice, jury, vengeance, mass murder, armenian genocide, assassination, trial, genocide, armenian, courtroom drama, revenge ...
Time: year 1915
Place: berlin germany, turkey, ottoman empire, armenia
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Without Gorky (2011)
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Duration: 58 min.
Story: Without Gorky is a personal journey into a powerful family tragedy. At the centre of the film are the conversations between the director, Cosima, and her grandmother, Mougouch. The whole family has been shaped by the legacy left by Cosima's ...
Plot: armenian, family history, painter, suicide, famous painting, armenian genocide, artist, genocide
Place: armenia
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 5.6
 117
Nahapet (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Story of a strong-willed man, Nahapet, who lost his family during the 1915 Genocide is an eternal story of resurrection.
Plot: armenian genocide, armenian, world war one, genocide, survivor, bolshevik, communism
Time: year 1915, 1910s
Place: soviet union, armenia
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 6.7
 130
Lost Birds (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is 1915 in an Armenian village in Anatolia. Bedo and Maryam return from their secret dovecote only to find an empty house and a ghost village. The children embark on a journey to search for their mother, along with their bird 'Bacik.'
Plot: deportation, children, armenian, armenian genocide, genocide
Time: year 1915
Place: armenia
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Armenia, My Love... (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The destiny of a happy Armenian family, whose life will change forever in 1915, Ottoman Empire, (Armenian land), now Turkey and whose beautiful dreams will become memories in the eyes of the most famous Armenian American painter, who lives to paint ...
Plot: genocide, mass murder, armenian, armenian genocide
Time: year 1915
Place: ottoman empire, armenia, turkey
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 7.5
 3K
Mother (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Henri Verneuil was born Achod Malakian of Armenian parentage on October 15, 1920, in Rodosto, Turkey, and his family fled to France and settled in Marseilles when he was a young child. He later recounted his childhood experience in the novel Mayrig, ...
Plot: diaspora, armenian genocide, provence, armenian, genocide, mother, harbor, mass murder, exile, refugee
Place: marseille, armenia, france
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 6.7
 2K
Calendar (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Armenia, Canada, Germany
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A photographer and his wife travel across Armenia photographing churches for a calendar project. Travelling with them is a local man acting as their driver and guide. As the project nears completion, the distance between husband and wife grows.
Style: clever, serious, realistic, psychological, touching
Plot: translator, love triangle, romance, love and romance, couples, crumbling marriage, couple relations, love affair, curses spells and rituals, technology gone awry, estrangement, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: armenia, canada, turkey, macedonia
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If Only Everyone (2012)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Armenia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A beautiful girl named Sasha from Russia comes to Armenia. Born between Russian father and Armenian mother, Sasha is searching for the grave of her father who died in the Karabakh War. Karabakh, which was the territory of the Azerbaijani Republic ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: haunted by the past, on the road, dealing with death, escapades, veteran, armenian, young woman, tree, shepherd, soldier
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, armenia
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Lost and Found in Armenia (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Armenia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A US Senator's son who attempts to forget the break up of his fiancée is forced to vacation in Turkey by his best friends. A para-sailing trip mishap lands him in a small village in Armenia, where he is accused of being a spy. It is there he ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: village, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, disorder, captivity, nothing goes right, fall in love, confined, escapades, love and romance, translator, communication problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, armenia
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Vigilante Diaries (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The Vigilante Diaries is a high octane action-adventure film featuring 90's movie heroes, explosive action, and international espionage. The film revolves around a team of black-ops agents turned crime-fighters, led by a brooding anti-hero, ...
Plot: torture, electric shock, muscleman, vigilantism, vigilante, tough guy, commando, pump action shotgun, tied up, sniper, submachine gun, war veteran ...
Place: russia, armenia, scotland
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Lost in Armenia (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Armenia
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: actor, passport, village, cat, classroom, mafia, toilet, taxi, cell phone, church, donkey, little girl ...
Place: armenia
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Here (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Set against the gorgeous landscape of Armenia, Here chronicles a brief but intense relationship between an American satellite-mapping engineer (Foster) and an expatriate photographer (Azabal) who impulsively decide to travel across the remote ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, sincere, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: wilderness, love affair, on the road, culture clash, self discovery, interracial relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, society, satellite, lifestyle, boy meets girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: armenia, caucasus
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Head of State (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Armenia
Story: Grigor is an eccentric young man with every prerequisite to become a great journalist, but he avoids responsibility and blames his every problem on others, circumstances and the Government. But everything changes when he wakes up as the President of ...
Style: political comedy
Plot: armenian, politics, demonstration, president
Place: armenia, caucasus
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 5.7
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Apple Garden (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An aged man falls in love with a woman refugee from Western Armenia. When his beloved dies because of his daughters, in a fury he destroys his only treasure - apple garden.
Plot: old man, apple, father daughter relationship, garden
Place: armenia
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Road to the Stage (1963)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Despite his parents opposition, professor Yengibaryan's youngest son dreams of becoming clown and making people laugh. That's so simple, Leonid thinks. However, the director of the circus doesn't thinks so, but noticing Leonid's ...
Plot: circus, armenian, actor, clown, comedian, artist, kiss
Place: russia, soviet union, armenia
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The Mechanics of Happiness (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Love story of a confirmed bachelor and a woman with three children and many troubles.
Plot: armenian, falling in love, communism, kiss
Place: soviet union, armenia
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The Song of the Old Days (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The members of an amateur theater group share the losses and sorrows of war with Armenian provincial town's inhabitants.
Plot: boy girl relationship, animal sacrifice, postman, church, old woman, actor, children, amateur theater, rehearsal, railway station, tightrope, young love ...
Place: soviet union, caucasus, armenia
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