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The war diary


2023 | Hakob Melkonyan | documentary | 52’ & 85'

France - Armenia


An Armenian filmmaker receives his grandfathers second world war's diary and discovers the brotherhood of Armenian and other ex-Soviet Union populations who was once so strong is today non existent. He decides to go in his footsteps and discovers what changed in Armenia, Georgia, Russia and Ukraine.

French title: Nous étions frères

Author & Director: Hakob Melkonyan

Image: Arsen Khechoyan

Editing: Matthias Weber

Co-production: LuFilms, Leitmotiv productions, Hayk Documentary Film Studio, Lyon Capitale TV

Participation: Région Normandie, CNC, Normandie Images

Festivals :

Greece International Film Festival

Sales: 3Boxmedia

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