Born - 06.06.1922 in Krasnodar. Died - 30.01.2000 in Yerevan.
1942-46- director assistant and art director of special effects at Yerevan Film Studio. 1946-51- director assistant at Mosfilm Studio. 1951- graduated from the Directing Department of VGIK.
1952 - Waters of Sevan, co-dir. (along with G.Melik-Avagyan), doc.
1954 - Visiting the Groom, short
1958 - The Song of the First Love, co-dir. (along with Yu.Yerznkyan)
1960 - They are to Live, co-script, dir.
1965 - Martiros Saryan, co-script, dir., doc.
1968 - A Drop of Honey, co-script, animation
1969 - Victory Day Together with Friends, script, dir., doc.
1970 - 2-Leonid-2, co-script
1971 - Letters to Relatives, script, dir., doc.
1971 - A Report from Paris, script, dir., doc.
1973 - Chaos
1975 - Today is a Sunny Day, co-script, dir., doc.
1978 - Exile 011, co-script, dir.
1983 - Aram Khachaturyan, co-script, dir., doc.