Eighth Day of Creation, The
1980, Hayfilm Studio, sci-fi (based on R.Bradbury’s stories), 40min. (1101m), color, premiere – 03.05.1980.
Scr. F.Prilutsky (Gorenshtein), S.Babayan, Dir. S.Babayan, Dir. of Phot. A.Melkumyan, Art Dir. V.Sedrakyan, Compos. Yu.Harutyunyan, Sound Yu.Sayadyan, First Asst.Dir. V.Papoyan, Edit. K.Arakelyan, Scr.Edit. N.Ohanyan, Prod.Manag. S.Melkonyan, Creative Adviser N.Mikhalkov, miscellanious crew: S.Frez, K.Alexeyeva, P.Dnoyan, A.Mkrtchyan, R.Bareghamyan, T.Saribekyan.
Cast: Amos – A.Trishkin, Luka – V.Kocharyan, Amos’ wife – Ye.Krasnoschyokova, Amos’ daughters – N.Balushkova, N.Aslanyan, also Yu.Bogatirev, A.Ter-Grigoryan.
This is a philosophical parable about the indispensability of human values. The protagonist of the film, who has lost all the members of his family, tries to make substitute for them with their twins – biorobots. He remains unhappy.