Best award winning movies with a magic realism from Armenia

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with a magic realism from Armenia! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with a magic realism from Armenia, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 The Color of Pomegranates (1969)

The life of the revered 18th-century Armenian poet and musician Sayat-Nova. Portraying events in the life of the artist from childhood up to his death, the movie addresses in particular his relationships with women, including his muse. The production tells Sayat-Nova's dramatic story by using both his poems and largely still camerawork, creating a work hailed as revolutionary by Mikhail Vartanov.

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1969-10-01 | Drama

Cast

Spartak Bagashvili, Sofiko Chiaureli

Rating

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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #29 for
    impressionistic
  2. Ranked #38 for
    with biblical reference
  3. Ranked #52 for
    diorama

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2 Vodka Lemon (2003)

In a remote, isolated Yazidi Kurdish village in post-Soviet Armenia, Hamo, a widower with a pitiful pension and three worthless sons, travels daily to his wife's grave. There he meets the lovely Nina, who is communing with her late husband. The two are penniless--she works in a local bar that is about to close down, while he has been forced to start selling his meager possessions. All seems hopelessly bleak, yet when Hamo begins to court Nina, their unexpected love revitalizes them.

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2003-11-21 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Romen Avinian, Lala Sarkissian

Rating

rating icon 6.531
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2220 for
    emotional rollercoaster
  2. Ranked #2509 for
    with marital problems
  3. Ranked #4101 for
    like Nomadland

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3 The Last Inhabitant (2016)

In an Armenian village, evicted as a result of the Armenian-Azeri conflict, Abgar stays behind all alone in a gradually shrinking enemy ring. He is waiting for his daughter, who became a witness to her husband's murder by an angry mob and was hospitalized with a mental disorder. An Azeri named Ibrahim offers Abgar to work on the construction of a mosque and promises to find and bring Abgar's daughter instead... A few days later, Ibrahim finds the girl, named Yurga, in one of the psychiatric hospitals of Baku and brings her to Abgar. Abgar wants to leave the village with his daughter, but his skills as a stonemason are still needed for the construction of a new mosque. Abgar realizes that this work in the Azerbaijani village will be endless and realizes that he's been trapped.

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2016-07-12 | Drama / War

Cast

Anne Bedian, Dimitra Chatoupi

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1455 for
    humble
  2. Ranked #1864 for
    educational
  3. Ranked #2472 for
    instructive

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4 Should the Wind Drop (2021)

International auditor Alain has arrived to appraise the airport of a small self-proclaimed republic in the Caucasus to green light its eventual reopening. Through Edgar, a local boy running a make-shift business in the airport, Alain will risk all to help this isolated territory to open up.

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2021-05-26 | Drama

Cast

Grégoire Colin, Hayk Bakhryan

Rating

rating icon 5.909
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #4404 for
    allusive
  2. Ranked #5845 for
    Impressionism
  3. Ranked #5867 for
    diverse cast members

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5 End (1992)

Peleshian transforms footage from a train ride into a metaphor for the shape of a life. Early images of faces on the train give way to landscape, a journey through a black tunnel, and a final emergence into pure white light.

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1992-01-01 | Documentary

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Rating

rating icon 6.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #8785 for
    horrific
  2. Ranked #11009 for
    weak
  3. Ranked #11293 for
    little scary

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6 Songs of Solomon (2020)

Inspired by true events, this is a film about a childhood friendship, torn apart by the horrific Hamidian massacres infiltrated by the Ottoman Empire under the rule of Sultan Abdul Hamid II (1894-1896).

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2020-11-26 | Drama

Cast

Samvel Tadevosian, Arman Nshanian

Rating

rating icon 10.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1427 for
    True Crime
  2. Ranked #4862 for
    heinous acting
  3. Ranked #7522 for
    emotional rollercoaster

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7 Life (1994)

Poetic essay about the beginning of life from labor pains and birth and about its symbolic meaning.

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1994-11-30 | Documentary

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Rating

rating icon 6.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #5963 for
    Byzantine
  2. Ranked #8745 for
    like The Prestige
  3. Ranked #9780 for
    disappearing acting

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8 Hit The Road: India (2013)

Hit The Road: India is a travel adventure documentary following two friends participating in a 12-day rickshaw rally across India, from Mumbai to Chennai, recognized by Lonely Planet as one of the top-10 greatest adventures of 2012.

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2013-07-11 | Documentary / Adventure

Cast

Ric Gazarian, Keith King

Rating

rating icon 8.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2321 for
    gastronomic
  2. Ranked #7248 for
    travelogue
  3. Ranked #7461 for
    melodious song

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