The Stranger
The Stranger

The Stranger

Director Tatev Hakobyan

Production year 2014

Length 22min.

Country Armenia


After ten years of imprisonment the son returns home and finds his mother in a strange state. Only he knows why the mother has become alcohol-addicted. Is it possible to mend the relations or the son has to give up the faith of making some change.


Tatev Hakobyan
Tatev Hakobyan



Tatev Hakobyan

Director of Photography

Andranik Sahakyan

Production designer

Lusine Sargsyan


Armen Navasardyan


Tatev Hakobyan


Aram Karakhanyan, Rouzanna Gasparyan

Production company(ies)

Hi Art Cinema Foundation

Tatev Hakobyan

In 2001, Tatev Hakobyan graduated from the Theatre Directing Department of Yerevan State Institute of Cinema and Theatre. In 2003-04, she was a director in Yerevan Hakob Paronyan Musical Comedy Theatre. In 2005-07 Tatev worked for Ar TV Company as a director and scriptwriter. In 2007, she created The Draft, her debut short film. In 2007-11, Tatev practiced professional photography and cooperated with various magazines. In 2012-14, she attended and graduated from Roman Balayan's Advanced Filmmaking Courses.


The Draft (2007), The Stranger (2014)

FILMS 2015