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Charles Aznavour Receives the Raoul Wallenberg Award in Israel

IMG, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin (L) presents French-Armenian singer Charles Aznavour the Raoul Wallenberg medal at the presidential compound in Jerusalem in recognition of his family’s efforts to protect Jews and others persecuted during ...

Armenian Genocide Film ‘Intent to Destroy’ Wins Best Doc at 2017 DOC LA

(Deadline)- Joe Berlinger’s documentary about the Armenian genocide Intent to Destroy won the top Best Documentary Film Award at 2017 DOC LA. The film-in-film produced by Berlinger, Chip Rosenbloom and Eric Esrailian&nb...

Armenian Genocide documentary gets International Documentary Award Special Mention

The Pare Lorentz Committee of the International Documentary Assn. (IDA) has acknowledged Armenian Genocide documentary “Intent to Destroy” (director Joe Berlinger) with a Special Mention. The Assn. has announced its ...

Architects of Denial’ a Powerful Look at the Armenian Genocide

IMG. A scene from the documentary "Architects of Denial." (Architects of Denial LLC) (LA Times).- The powerful documentary “Architects of Denial” posits that denying such world atrocities as the 1915-18 killings of Christian Armenians by ...

Intent to Destroy: Trailer unveiled for new film on Armenian Genocide denial

(Armradio) – Trailer for a new film on Armenian Genocide has been launched. System Of A Down frontman Serj Tankian, who has scored the music to the film, says “it is truly one of the most powerful films’ he has ever seen. “The film ...

Armenian Genocide movie star Isabelle Sadoyan Passes away

(Nouvelle d`Arménie). Renowned French Armenian actress Isabelle Sadoyan has died at the age of 89․ For Armenians, Sadoyan was best known for role as Anna in the film Mayrig (Mother) by French Armenian filmmaker Henri Verneuil, and about the ...

Serj Tankian wants to organize international rock festival in Yerevan

(Armenpress).- Member of world famous SOAD rock group Serj Tankian wants to organize an international rock festival in Armenia, Tankian told AFP. The agency reminds that one year after the “Aurora” Prize, the thematic song of which was authored ...

‘The Promise’ could lose $80M serving a higher purpose

The Armenian genocide drama — starring Christian Bale and Oscar Isaac — opened to just $4.1 million over the weekend in North America, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The late Kirk Kerkorian’s parting gift to Hollywood was The Promise, ...

Where to Watch “The Promise” In Canada- A list of Theatres

The ANCC urges the Armenian-Canadian community and the wider Canadian public to attend screenings of “The Promise” and raise awareness about the Armenian Genocide while challenging the continuous denial of this crime by the Turkish Government....

11 Celebrities Promoting Armenian Genocide-Themed “The Promise” To Open in Theatres April 21

 After surviving a targeted effort by Turkish lobbies to derail its success, the Armenian Genocide film The Promise will open in American theaters next week. And Hollywood celebs are getting the word out. Two months after the film’s Toronto Film ...