Born - 12.05.1941 in Baku.
1969 - graduated from the Cinematographer Department of VGIK (B.Volchek's master-class).
Since 1970 - has been working at Armenfilm studio. Since 1980 - has been lecturing in the Department of Culture of Yerevan State Pedagogical Institute and since 1994 in the Institute of Cinema and Theatre.
1970 - Photography, short
1972 - Armenian Murals
1972 - From Two to Eight, doc.
1973 - Ceaseless Colors, doc.
1974 - Yellow Tonir, short
1975 - Ginger Plane
1975 - This Green, Red World
1976 - August
1977 - Cooks Arrived for Competition
1978 - Five More Days
1979 - Die on the Horse
1980 - Automobile on the Roof
1981 - Business Trip to Sanatorium
1982 - A Happening in July, short
1982 - Song of the Old Days
1983 - Fire Sparkling in the Night
1984 - Tango of Our Childhood
1985 - Passport of Immortality, doc.
1985 - Where are You Going, Soldier?
1986 - As Long as We Live…
1988 - Breath
1991 - Hostages
1993 - Bust, short
1993 - Finish
1995 - Parajanov. The Last Collage, doc.
1995 - Where Are You Going?, doc.
1996-97 - God Have Mercy
1997 - Presence, doc.
1999 - New Adventures of Kind Ghosts, animation
2000 - A Merry Bas