Director Frunze Dovlatyan

Production year 1976

Length 142min.

Country Armenia


After the establishment of Soviet rule in Armenia, the Dashnaks stir up a rebellion, which fails. They prepar a new revolt. Then an experienced statesman, Alexander Myasnikyan, arrives in Armenia to lead the construction of new Soviet Armenia.


Frunze Dovlatyan
Frunze Dovlatyan



Armen Zurabov

Director of Photography

Albert Yavuryan

Production designer

Stepan Andranikyan

Music by

Martin Vardazaryan


Iren Ordukhanyan


Galina Miloserdova


Khoren Abrahamyan, Armen Ayvazyan, A.Aristakesyan, Mihran Kechoghlyan, Harutyun Fodulyan, Mais Gharagyozyan, L. Kocharyan, V. Sepetchyan, T. Asoyan

Production company(ies)

Hayfilm Studio 38 Pushkin Str. 0010 Yerevan Armenia

Frunze Dovlatyan

In 1941-52, Frunze Dovlatyan worked as an actor in Armenian provincial theatres and Sundukyan Drama Theatre of Yerevan. In 1947, he graduated from the Theatrical Studio at the Sundukyan Drama Theatre of Yerevan. In 1950, he was awarded Stalin Premium for the role of Hrair in the play These Stars Are Ours. In 1959, Frunze Dovlatyan graduated from the Directing Department of VGIK (S. Gerasimov's master class). In 1959-64, he worked at Gorky Film Studio in Moscow. In 1962-64, he has been a film director at Mosfilm Studio. In 1964-97 Frunze Dovlatyan worked as a film director at Haifilm Studio. In 1965, he shot a film Hello, It's Me, which became a turning point in the history of the Armenian cinema. Since 1943, he has been starring in many films. In Moscow film studios Frunze Dovlatyan shot the following films: Who Is to Blame? (Co-dir. Lev Mirsky, VGIK Film Studio), The Morning of Our City (Co-dir. Lev Mirsky, VGIK Film Studio, 1959), Dima Gorin's Career (Co-dir. Lev Mirsky, Gorky Film Studio in Moscow), Morning Trains (Co-dir. Lev Mirsky, Mosfilm).


Who Is to blame? (1958, Co-dir. Lev Mirsky), The Morning of Our City (1959, Co-dir. Lev Mirsky), Dima Gorin's Career (1961, Co-dir. Lev Mirsky), Morning Trains (1963, Co-dir. Lev Mirsky), Hello, It Is

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