Martiros Vartanov‘s first film, entitled The Last Film, was shot at UCLA with an old Bolex movie camera on 16mm black and white Kodak film. This experimental short documentary film is dedicated to Sergei Parajanov and Mikhail Vartanov, stars Taguhi Vardanyan, and features the music of composer Armen Boyamyan.
The Last Film won the Best Experimental Film Award at the Prague Film Festival and was a semi finalist at the Student Academy Awards®.
The Academy ® at LACMA, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Lincoln Center, New York
Moscow Film Institute
Portland Art Museum
Nighthawk Cinema, New York
Egyptian Theater, Hollywood
University of California, Los Angeles
Prague Film Festival