YEREVAN, Armenia – On July 23, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Digital Library of Armenian Literature hosted a screening of the film ANDIN: Armenian Journey Chronicles in AUA’s Alex and Marie Manoogian Hall. Members of the AUA community and the greater public attended the screening, as well as the director of the film Mr. Ruben Giney.
The film, which explores the history of the Armenian people in Central Asia, India, and throughout the Silk Road, received the Nuard Prize at the Golden Apricot 11th International Film Festival.
Founded in 1991, the American University of Armenia (AUA) is a private, independent university located in Yerevan, Armenia and affiliated with the University of California. AUA provides a global education in Armenia and the region, offering high-quality, graduate and undergraduate studies, encouraging civic engagement, and promoting public service and democratic values.
From left: AUA Interim President Dr. Armen Der Kiureghian, AUA Interim Provost Dr. Donald Fuller, Director of the film Mr. Ruben Giney, and Scientific Director of AUA’s Digital Library of Armenian Literature Mr. Meruzhan Karapetyan.
Scientific Director of AUA’s Digital Library of Armenian Literature Mr. Meruzhan Karapetyan welcomes the audience to the screening.
The audience in AUA’s Alex and Marie Manoogian Hall.
From left: Professor Claude Mutafian, Sorbonne; Mr. Ruben Giney, director of the film; and Mr. Luis Argüelles, the film’s composer.