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The Color of Pomegranates (Sayat Nova) (Nran guyne)

Stylized biographical drama of the life of noted eighteenth century Armenian poet and troubadour Sayat Nova. Based on his writings, the film which depicts the poet's life in eight sections from childhood to death, is rich with symbols of sacred and secular Armenian life. Directed by Sergei Parajanov. Special feature: Hagop hovnatanian (10 min.) an early short film directed by Paradjanov. 1968. Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database

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