EaP CSF Armenian National Platform finds unacceptable the censorship and discrimination displayed within the framework of “Golden Apricot” film festival

Neglecting the agreement reached in advance, Union of Cinematographers of Armenia refused to provide Malyan Theatre hall owned by them to “Golden Apricot” 14th International Film Festival. This resulted in the withdrawal of the non-competition screening of around 40 films […]

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Censorship in Armenian cinematography: “Golden Apricot” has removed the “Armenians: Internal and External Views” program from the festival

14th Golden Apricot International Film Festival had included two LGBT-themed films in its “Armenians: Internal and External Views” program: “Listen to Me: Untold Stories beyond Hatred” documentary and “Apricot Groves” fiction.  However, the Union of Cinematographers in Armenia, that was […]

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Announcement about discrimination on the grounds of race and ethnic origin

The Non-Discrimination and Equality Coalition has been closely following the recent discussions about the photograph published by Photo Atelier Marashlyan. The published family photograph is distinctive in that it portrays a white woman (presumably of Armenian descent) and a black […]

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