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The life of the revered 18th-century Armenian poet and musician Sayat-Nova. Portraying events in the life of the artist from childhood up to his death, the movie addresses in particular his relationships with women, including his muse. The production tells Sayat-Nova's dramatic story by using both his poems and largely still camerawork, creating a work hailed as revolutionary by Mikhail Vartanov.

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Directed by

Sergei Parajanov

Written by

Sergei Parajanov (Writer)
Sayat Nova (Writer)

Runtime

80 minutes

Country

Armenia, Soviet Union

Tagline

A poetic evocation of the life of Armenian poet Sayat Nova

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