Saturday, 19 October 7pm
90 min | Drama / Family | Turkey | 2015 | Ela Alyamac, Aren Perdeci | Suitable for all ages | Turkish with English subtitles
The standout film from the Sydney Armenian Film Festival 2018, Lost Birds returns as a special screening to celebrate the opening of the inaugural Armenian Film Festival in Melbourne. An incredible film, suitable for all ages.
Lost Birds is an historical fairy-tale like story told through the eyes of a young brother and sister, who are left behind in the mass deportations of the Armenians in the Ottoman Empire in 1915. Bedo and Maryam, together with their wounded bird Bacik, embark on a journey to search for their mother.