1981, Hayfilm Studio, musical comedy (based on H.Paronyan’s play, financed by Moscow Central TV), 131min. (3624m), color, premiere – 08.05.1982.
Scr./Dir. E.Martirosyan, Dir. of Phot. L.Atoyants, Art Dir./Cost.Des. L.Gevorgyan, Compos. G.Garanyan, Music.Edit. Yu.Harutyunyan, Sound V.Alexeyeva, text of the songs Ya.Khaletsky, A.Sahradyan, choreography by B.Monavardisashvilli, Edit. G.Miloserdova, Scr.Edit. P.Zeytuntsyan, D.Muradyan, Prod.Manag. R.Harutyunyan, L.Muradyan.
Cast: Taparnikos – A.Shirvindt, Marta – I.Baburyan, Niko – K.Khachvankyan, Yeranyak – T.Ghaplanyan, Levon – H.Hakobyan, Markar – Ye.Gerchakov, middle daughter – M.Santuryan, small daughter – L.Martirosyan, Sofi – A.Topchyan, Tovmas – H.Alaverdyan, Kirakos – R.Aroyan, Markos – L.Kanevsky.
Songs are performed by: T.Hovhannisyan, L.Dolina, L.Serebryannikov, G.Trofimov, Ye.Gerchakov, L.Kazantsev, conductor – G.Garanyan.
The hero of the film, a dentist, is looking for love adventures. He appears in very unusual situations along the way. The film takes us back to 19th century Constantinople.