«Spitak» tells the story of the most devastating and largest (in terms of casualties) Armenian earthquake that happened on December 7, 1988. This day went down in history as the day of a horrible disaster, which claimed the lives of over 25,000 lives and left more than half a million people homeless.

Release Date 2018
Genre Drama
Production Film company TELESTO-FILM,
National Cinema Development Foundtion
Screenplay Marina Sochinskaya
Director Alexander Kott
Director of Photography Pyotr Dukhovskoy
Art Director Oleg Ukhov
Composer Serg Tankian
Producers Tereza Varzhapetian,
Elena Glikman,
With financial support from The Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation,
The Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Armenia,
The National cinema center of Armenia,
TV Channel RUSSIA-1
Starring Lernik Harutyunyan,
Hermine Stepanyan,
Alexandra Politic,
Oleg Vasilkov,
Alexander Kuznetsov,
Martun Ghevondyan,
Olivier Pages,
Josephine Japy,
Konstantin Poyarkin,
Dmitry Mulyar,
Artur Manukyan,
Mkhitar Avetisyan

The film «Spitak» is the story of Gor, who left Armenia in search of a better life but now returns back after the earthquake in order to find his home. His family. But it’s too late. Everything is destroyed by the disaster. and he has to re-learn to love what he destroyed himself. Film-Requiem.