Aurora's Sunrise

Aurora's Sunrise
dir. Inna Sahakyan/Armenia, Germany, Lithuania/2022/96 min.
place
date
time
Muranów, Ingrid + Pola
2023-05-13
18:30
Kinoteka, sala 2
2023-05-16
16:00
Muranów, Ingrid + Pola
2023-05-18
18:00

At only 14 years old, Aurora lost everything during the horror of the Armenian Genocide. But with luck and extraordinary courage she escaped to New York, where her story became a media sensation. Starring in one of the first Hollywood blockbusters as herself in 1919, “Auction of Souls”, Aurora would become the face of the largest charity campaign in American history. With a blend of vivid animation, aged Aurora’s video testimony, and 18-minute rediscovered footage from her original lost silent epic, “Aurora's Sunrise” revives Aurora her inspiring forgotten story. The film blends animation with archive footage to tell a tragic story from contemporary history.

READ MORE
HIDE

  • projection time:
    96 min.
  • country/year:
    Armenia, Germany, Lithuania /2022
  • director:
    Inna Sahakyan
  • pictures:
    Vardan Brutyan
  • production:
    Vardan Hovhannisyan, Inna Sahakyan / Bars Media Documentary Film Studio
  • festivals and awards:
    2022 – IDFA Amsterdam, 2022 – Docslisboa, Lisbon, 2022 – Filmfest, Hamburg, 2022 – Black Nights FF, Tallin, 2022 – Annecy International Animacy Festival, 2022 – Asia Pacific Screen Awards for the Best Animated Film

Inne filmy z sekcji

Cinema for Humans

W teatrze przemocy
Przepowiednia burzy
Ucieczka z Utopii
Inne filmy z tagiem

history

Scena zbrodni
Shangri-La. Raj w budowie
8 mm cudownych lat
W teatrze przemocy
Siedem zim w Teheranie
Rozprawa o Afrykę
 
Doc shop
Buy our films on DVD
NEWSLETTER
Sign up and stay up to date

To optimize the content available on our website and to adjust it to your unique needs, we use the information stored in cookie files on the users devices. The user can control cookie files with the settings of his or her internet browser. Further use of our website without changing browser settings means that the user accepts the use of cookie files. Read more in: Privacy Policy

OK