Born - 18.06.1931 in Yerevan. Died - 14.04.2001 in Yerevan.
1945- 49 - worked in a farm. 1950 - graduated from the Yerevan Pedagogical College, worked as an actor in the Theatre for Young Audience. 1963- graduated from the Directing Department of VGIK (Kozintsev's master class). Since 1963 - worked at Armenfilm Studio.
1962 - The Master and the Servant, short
1964 - Yerevan Nuclear Center, doc.
1966 - Avdo's Car, co-script, dir., short
1967 - Good Morning, co-script, dir., doc.
1968 - My Native Town, doc.
1969 - Confession in Love, co-script, dir., doc.
1969 - King Chakh-Chakh, co-script, dir., short
1970 - A Shot on the Border
1972 - Song of Eternity, doc.
1974 - A Man from Olympus
1975 - Inspiration, co-script, dir.
1977 - The Soldier and the Elephant, co-script, dir.
1980 - Automobile on the Roof, script, dir.
1983 - The Fire
1984 - An Expected Rider, co-script, dir.
1987 - Illusion, short
1991 - The Damned Ones
1993 - Catastrophe, script, dir.
1995 - Victory Day, script, doc.