Born - 18.04.1897 in Yerevan. Died - 21.12.1971 in Yerevan.
1916 - graduated from the Commerce School. 1918-1920 - participated in the Civil War. 1925 - finished Courses for Actors in Tbilisi. Since 1925 - worked at Aremnkino (later Armenfilm Studio). Acted in many Armenian films, as well as shot about 15 documentaries.
1929 - Spring in Collective Farm , short
1930 - Always ready, co-dir. (along with L.Kalantar), short
1930 - Kim on Duty, script, dir., short
1931 - Mexican Diplomats, co-dir. (along with L.Kalantar)
1932 - Kurds-Yezids
1934 - Gikor, co-script, dir.
1938 - Sevan's Fishermen, co-script
1940 - Nazar the Brave, co-script, dir.
1941 - Fire in the Woods, co-dir. (along with L.Isahakyan), short
1942 - Daughter, short
1955 - Looking of the Addressee, co-dir. (along with Yu.Yerznkyan)
1959 - 01-99, short