SONGS OF SOLOMON / Սողոմոնի երգերը

Genre: Historical Drama 

Year: 2019

Run Time: 104 Minutes

Country: Armenia, USA

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Director: Arman Nshanian >

Classification: Recommended R18+

Language: Armenian with English subtitles

Session times: 

  • MEL 3 JUN 6:30PM
  • SYD 10 JUN 8:00PM

SYNOPSIS: Inspired by true events, Songs of Solomon follows a brave Turkish woman who at a time of dire prejudice in the days of the Ottoman Empire, risks her life and that of her family to save her best friend from persecution for her race and religious beliefs. This epic portrayal spans from 1881 to 1915, Constantinople, taking us on an emotional and musical journey to the last concert given by Archbishop Solomon, also known as Komitas. From the Two Time Academy Award Winning Producer of Green Book Nick Vallelonga. Based on a true story The Past Unsung by Sirvart Kavoukjian. Songs of Solomon was Armenia’s official selection for Best International Feature Film category at the 93rd Academy Awards in 2021.

CONTENT WARNING: This film contains scenes of sexual assault, violence and images of deceased persons. Viewer discretion is advised.