Born - 30.09.1925 in Telavi (Georgia). Died - 14.03.1988 in Yerevan.
1942-45- draftsman, contractor's steward at the plant in Tbilisi (Georgia). 1951- graduated from the Directing Department of Theatre Institute in Yerevan. 1953 - graduated from the Higher Director Courses at Moscow Theatre Institute. 1951-54 - director at different Armenian theatres. From 1954 to 1988 - worked at Armenfilm Studio.
1960 - Fellows From a Music Group, co-dir. (along with H.Margaryan)
1963 - Road to the Stage, co-dir. (along with L.Isahakyan)
1964 - A Sham Informer, short
1967 - Triangle
1969 - We and Our Mountains
1972 - Hayrik
1977 - Nahapet, script, dir.
1979 - Immortality, script, doc.
1980 - Stars of Our Yard, script, short
1980 - A Piece of Sky (A Slap), co-script, dir.
1982 - Gikor, script
1982 - A Drop of Honey, script, dir.
1987 - Abundance, script, doc.
1990 - Nostalgia, co-script