«Endless Escape, Eternal Return» at Nyon and Cannes

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«Endless Escape, Eternal Return»  at Nyon and Cannes

The world premiere of Hayk: Escape -the first part of Endless Escape, Eternal Return documentary film series by Harutyun Khachatryan will take place on April 30 at “Vision Du Reel” Film Festival in Nyon, Switzerland. The documentary is selected for the festival International Competition programme (

“Vision Du Reel” is one of the most prestigious festivals of world recognition founded in 1969. The festival is focused on art house films, a genre, which is gradually being pushed aside in the era of vast development of television and online media culture.

It is worth to mention that Kond (1988) and White City (1988) by Harutyun Khachatryan have been awarded with Special Jury Mention, and with Silver Sesterce prestigious awards accordingly at “Vision du Reel”.

As one of the most important promoters of documentary films in the world “Vision du Reel” also presents best of its programme at Cannes International Film Festival: Cannes IFF has a special programme for best of documentary film festivals’ selected works. As suggested by “Vision du Reel” Endless Escape, Eternal Return is selected for this special screening programme of Cannes 67th International Film Festival. As a reminder, Cannes IFF is scheduled for May 14-25 this year.

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