Holy Cross Without Cross
Holy Cross Without Cross

Holy Cross Without Cross

Director Vahan Khachatryan

Production year 2010

Length 60min.

Country Armenia


This documentary introduces one of the medieval architectural gems, the Holy Cross church on the island of Akdamar of Lake Van.


Vahan Khachatryan
Vahan Khachatryan



Hayk Harutyunyan, Tigran Harutyunyan


Tehmineh Hayrumyan

Director of Photography

Mkrtich Khachatouryan, Hakop Karanfilyan

Production designer

Gayane Cholakyan

Music by

Komitas, Ara Gevorgyan


Hakop Matosyan

Production company(ies)

AZD Production

Vahan Khachatryan

Born 1980, Yerevan, Armenia. He attended the Film Actors Studio of Hayfilm (1996-1998). From 2001 to 2005 he studied at the Yerevan State Institute of Theatre and Cinema. From 2004 to 2007 he worked as an actor at the Yerevan Russian Theatre after K. Stanislavskiy. He directed the Marriage by N. Gogol, Irkutsk Story by A. Arbuzov in theatre and shot the documentary Holy Cross without Cross. At present he works as a director for AZD Production and as an actor for ASQ Production.


Holy Cross without Cross (2010)

FILMS 2011