The Road
The Road

The Road

Director Alexander Baghdasaryan

Production year 2014

Length 25min.

Country Armenia


A film from two parts about complicated moral dilemmas. Two totally different periods of time that have similar situations. In the first story insubordination to a German officer is a life risk. Sometimes the price for humanity and for keeping a human nature is too high. The second story presents a nowadays fatal incident when two young businessmen hit a child on the village road. What to do? Leave the dying child and escape or make a hard but the only right decision?


Best Debut | Hayak National Cinema Awards, Armenia, 2014


Alexander Baghdasaryan
Alexander Baghdasaryan



Edgar Baghdasaryan

Director of Photography

Argo Baroyan

Production designer

Nare Ghazaryan


Armen Navasardyan, Mariam Mirzoyan


Tigran Baghinyan, Karen Baghinyan


Aram Karakhanyan, Babken Chobanyan, Artyom Azaryan, Trdat Makaryan, Davit Smolnikov

Alexander Baghdasaryan

Born 1994, Yerevan, Armenia. In 2010, Aleksander entered St. Petersburg Institute of Foreign Economic Relations, Economics and Law Institute, department of Law but because of interest in his current profession in 2011, entered the Directing Department of Yerevan State Institute of Theatre and Film (Edgar Baghdasaryan’s studio). Worked as a Director’s Assistant for Tamara Stepanyan’s February 19th and Edgar Baghdasaryan’s Forgiveness (postproduction phase) films.


The Road (2014).

FILMS 2014