Our Team

The two founders of the Armenian Film Festival Australia, Hamazkaine members, Margaret Tcherkezian Chater and Hourie Demirjian established the festival in 2016 driven by a desire to share Armenian-inspired films with the wider Armenian and Australian community.

The festival team includes:  

Margaret Chater
Co-Director

Hourie Demirjian
Co-Director

Elena Vartazarian
Sales

Jacqueline Chelebian
Marketing

Nadia Bekarian
Venue Manager

Mary Berejiklian
Communications

Tamara Tadevosyan
Events

Natalie Soghomonian
Events

Alina Tadevosyan
Creative

Melodie Sevagian
Digital

Alex Artinian
Community

Alan Sarkissian
Technical