My New Year

Short Film
Screening as part of 5 incredible films in the ‘Road to Revolution’ session

Sydney
Sun 15 Sep 2PM
Q&A with Mariam Ohanyan follows the screening. Mariam is the award-winning filmmaker of Musa Dagh: The Road Home, and founder and director of ‘KIN’ International Women’s Film Festival in Yerevan.

Melbourne
Sun 20 Oct 12:30PM


27 min | Short | Armenia| 2018 | Arusyak Simonyan | Suitable for 15+ | Armenian with English subtitles

Based on the filmmaker’s childhood memories of the devastating 1988 Spitak earthquake. A father and his two children are left without a home or their beloved wife and mother. By the New Year’s eve, the family is settled in a makeshift home as the father struggles to find strength to live on for the sake of his children.

Screening as part of 5 incredible films in the ‘Road to Revolution’ session.
This session includes 5 films by 5 women filmmakers and takes us from Genocide to Earthquake to the Velvet Revolution. A fascinating journey through Armenia’s recent history.