[Web Wrap]: Palme d’Or holder Serge Avedikian Will Embody Sergei Parajanov.

December 20, 2010

Why Serge Avedikian…? He’s a fine actor and talented director. He was awarded Palme d’Or in Cannes. Avedikian personally knew Parajanov, they communicated in Tbilisi.” 
    –  Olena Fetisova

Via Panorama.am

French Armenian film maker and actor Serge Avedikian will embody Sergei Parajanov in the identical film being the co-chair of the film at the same time. In 2010 Avedikian was awarded Palme d’Or from Cannes film festival. In a few days Avedikian will travel to the capital city of Ukraine, Kiev, where preparations are held. The creative group of the film includes co-chairs Olena Fetisova from Ukraine, Roman Balayan, Serge Avedikian.

In a talk with “Radio Liberty” the producer and director of the film Olena Fetisova told they have been ling searching for the person who would embody Sergei Parajanov. The casting was a tough one. 

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  Serge Avedikian

Serge Avedikian

Credit: Panorama.am

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