Immortal Dream: The Making of “Taniel”

”I wanted the film to be powerful in conveying emotion, for the audience to feel and understand the human story, Varoujan’s pain, our pain, a story that represented all Armenians” – Garo on making ‘Taniel’

Screening at Taniel’s University

”Taniel” was invited to open for the inaugural Taniel Varouzhan Annual Lecture at University of Ghent, organised by the Programme of Armenian Studies

One hectic weekend in New York

We loved going back to New York for our screening at the wonderful SR Socially Relevant Film Festival New York run by the talented Nora Armani. SRFF looks to film makers from across the world raising important social issues in society and it was really...

LA calling

Garo is returning to Los Angeles’ Arpa festival with Taniel, after winning the Audience Award for this previous film there

Taniel in Tuscany

Taniel is in the official selection of Montecatini International Film Festival 2018

Interview with Yegya Akgun by Paros Magazine

“The great poet Taniel Varoujan and the leading names of the Armenian intellectual life were being dragged into a dark journey in 1915. Taniel felt his future in his poems and he always wished for peace and serenity” – read what our Western Armenian poetry narrator Yegya Acgun thinks about Varoujan and the film

Interview with Australian SBS Radio

Interview with director Garo Berberian about his short film Taniel (2018) and his travel to Sydney for the screening of the film during the Armenian Film Festival by Vahe Ketab.

To the source of the light: Taniel travels around the Globe

Jean Vartan Ekmekjian, who recently revived Hayreniqi Dzayn (Voice of the Homeland), Pan Armenian Writers’ Unions’ official newspaper, visited our screening at the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute. Read his review of the film and its backstory here.

Golden Apricot’s Black and White Themes

AGOS journalist Dzovinar Lokmagyozyan attended the Taniel screening for the Golden Apricot’s International Film Festival’s Armenian Panorama section at the Cinematographers Union. Read her review below.

World Premiere in Bermuda

Taniel's first nomination is at the Bermuda International Film Festival. It will be screened on 23 March 2018.

Sean Bean joins Taniel as a Narrator

We are very pleased to announce that Sean Bean, actor of “Lord of the Rings” and “Game of Thrones” amongst many others, is the narrative voice of “Taniel”. It was a pleasure to work with Sean in Somerset, and even better to hear him deliver...