Strange Games
Strange Games

Strange Games

Director Nerses Hovhannisyan

Production year 1986

Length 79min.

Country Armenia


The struggle for a place in the sun may come at a high cost.



Nerses Hovhannisyan
Nerses Hovhannisyan



Tigran Levonyan, Nerses Hovhannisyan, Evert Payazatyan

Director of Photography

Albert Yavuryan

Production designer

Karen Davidov

Music by

Robert Amirkhanyan


Roland Ghazaryan


Inna Mikayelyan


Satenik Sahakyants, Roland Ter-Makarov

Production company(ies)

Hayfilm Studio

Nerses Hovhannisyan

Born 1938, Yerevan, Armenia. In 1959 Hovhannisyan graduated from the Directing Department of Yerevan Fine Arts and Theatre Institute and since then he worked at Hayfilm Studio. In the period of 1966-67 he was a director-practitioner at the shootings of Yuly Raizman's Your Contemporary.


A Meeting at an Exhibition (1968, short), Attention, It Is Raizman Shooting! (1969, doc.), Watch Out, an Animal! (1969, doc.), Panos the Clumsy (1969), Avetik Isahakyan (1971, doc.), A Meeting with Professor Badalyan (1972, doc.), An Hour Before the Dawn (1973, co-dir.: Erazm Karamyan), A Bride from the North (1975), Cooks Arrived for Competition (1977), The Flight Starts from the Earth (1980), Mechanics of Happiness (1982), Hosted by the Commander (1985), Strange Games (1986).

FILMS 2013