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...
Finding the Voice of Taniel – Yeğya Akgün

Finding the Voice of Taniel – Yeğya Akgün

Director – Garo Berberian Unable to film in Turkey, our locations and cast came from the Armenian town of Gyumri. Our lead actor, Tigran Gaboyan, one of Armenia’s top theatre stars, was asked to perform without speaking because I wanted Taniel Varoujan’s words...
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,...