Spring of Heghnar, A
1970, Hayfilm Studio, drama (based on M.Armen’s story of the same name), 90min. (2483m), b/w, the first screening – 17.04.1971.
Scr. M.Armen, Dir. A.Manaryan, Dir. of Phot. L.Atoyants, Art Dir. S.Andranikyan, Compos. R.Amirkhanyan, Sound M.Samvelyan, First Asst.Dir. A.Samvelyan, Cam. M.Shahbazyan, R.Balasanyan, Cost.Des. R.Grigoryan, Make-up Kh.Zahalyan, Set Des. M.Arakelyan, Sec.Asst.Dir. K.Gasparyan, I.Dambran, Asst.Cam. S.Ormanyan, Asst.Des. G.Manukyan, Edit. I.Mikayelyan, Scr.Edit. A.Hunanyan, Prod.Manag. H.Vopyan.
Cast: Master Mkrtich – Sos Sargsyan, Master Mkrtich’s friends – G.Harutyunyan, A.Pashayan, Kh.Abrahamyan, S.Cholakhyan, A.Dongelyan, A.Bagratuni, Heghnar – Yu.Rustamyan, Yeranos – H.Azizyan, Varos – A.Gharibjanyan, old man Varos – G.Manukyan, Galust – D.Ghazaryan, Mkrtich’s mother – M.Simonyan, Yeranos’ wife – G.Novents, Manan – K.Sukiasyan, Gegham – A.Gasparyan.
The film takes us back to the beginning of the century. Master Mkrtich builds a spring in honor of his dead, dishonest wife – Heghnar. But the spring is unusual. Its water stops flowing as soon as a stranger approaches it. Only Mkrtich, the husband, can drink water from the spring.