ASA: Armenian Students Association

Charents: In Search of My Armenian Poet Screens at the Sarasota Fringe Film Festival April 9th, 2010
Date: Friday April 09th 2010  
Time: 1:00 PM to 2:50 PM
Contact: 1 347 731 4003
Charents: In Search of My Armenian Poet, a documentary film by Shareen Anderson, explores the life and works of one of Armenia's best-loved poets, Eghishe Charents, who was tragically killed in a Stalinist prison in 1937 under mysterious circumstances.

Charents: In Search of My Armenian Poet, a documentary film by Shareen Anderson, will beá
screened at the Sarasota Fringe Film Festival on Friday, April 9th, 2010.

The film explores the life and works of one of Armenia's best-loved poets, Eghishe Charents,á
who was tragically killed in a Stalinist prison in 1937 under mysterious circumstances.

This literary travelogue takes viewers on a journey from Armenia to the poet's birthplace iná
Kars, Turkey. The journey is interweaved with stylized readings of Charents' poems andá
interviews with experts and ordinary people, creating a fascinating narrative of the poet's lifeá
and works.

Screening Venue, Date, and Time:á
Sarasota Fringe Film Festival
Main Street Plaza Building
Theater 2
Friday, April 9th, 2010, 1:00 PM

For more information about the screening, visit the Sarasota Fringe Film Festival website atá
www.sarasotafringefilmfestival.com. For more information about the film and the filmmaker,á
visitáwww.fortgreenefilmworks.com, or contact the filmmaker directly:
shareen@fortgreenefilmworks.com


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