Color of Pomegranates
"The Color of Pomegranates"
Armenia / USSR | 1969 | col | 78 mins | dir. Sergei Paradjanov, with Sofiko Chiaureli, Melkon Aleksanyan, Vilen Galstyan | Director's Cut | cert. 12A
Paradjanov's extraordinary film, unique in world cinema, is a visual poem loosely inspired by the life and death of Armenian poet-troubadour Sayat Nova. A work of astonishing beauty, mystery and dreamlike authority. http://www.parajanov.com