The Capital Older Than Rome
The Capital Older Than Rome

The Capital Older Than Rome

Director Artak Avdalyan

Production year 2014

Length 45min.

Country Armenia


The Capital Older Than Rome is dedicated to the history of Yerevan starting from time immemorial. This popular science film presents the history of the capital of Armenia. The film is full of illustrations, artifacts found during excavations, evidences of chronographers, ancient maps, rich photo and video materials as well as archival documents. The film comprises a number of interviews with foreign scientists. Shooting of The capital older than Rome was implemented in Yerevan, as well as in Syria, Western Armenia, in the territory of Iran, in Rome, London, Moscow, Canada and other counties.


Artak Avdalyan
Artak Avdalyan



Karen Ghazaryan

Director of Photography

Mkrtich Khachatryan, Davit Vardanyan, Khachatur Martirosyan, Ashot Mnatsakanyan


Tigran Kuzikyan


David Avdalyan

FILMS 2015