Golden Apricot International Film Festival Nomination

Golden Apricot International Film Festival Nomination

Taniel has been nominated for the biggest Armenian festival – Golden Apricot (Ոսկե Ծիրան), in Armenian Panorama section. It is really important for us to take the film to Armenia, where the majority of our cast and crew come from. Gyumri was the main location of...
Armenpress interview with Garo Berberian

Armenpress interview with Garo Berberian

Armenpress conducted an interview with Garo Berberian after Taniel won two awards at Bermuda International Film Festival in March. Here is the English version of the article, you can find the Armenian version here. YEREVAN, 16 April 2018 ‘Taniel”, a short film...
Sean Bean

Sean Bean

Garo Berberian – Director Sitting in my dad’s kitchen, drinking tea, the conversation of actor Sean Bean came up. As a British Director, it was really important for me to have an English voice for “Taniel” but it was not just an emotional decision: in 1915 the...
Yeğya Akgün on being the voice of Taniel

Yeğya Akgün on being the voice of Taniel

When I first heard about “Taniel”, I wanted to be a part of the production. Taniel Varoujan is one of my favourite poets and he still has an important place in Armenian culture. When you get his art and the way he uses his pen to create a surreal world,...
Tigran Gaboyan on playing Varoujan

Tigran Gaboyan on playing Varoujan

We talk to Tigran on Skype, from his home in Gyumri. You can immediately feel that you’re talking to an actor, he’s comfortable on camera, and extremely articulate.  He’s a gentle, handsome man, with a smile always ready to brighten his face. He laughs when Garo calls...