Ararat


2h 6m 2002

Brief Synopsis

The estranged members of a contemporary Armenian family are faced both with Turkey's denial of their catastrophic past and with their own complicated future: A mother who only wants peace, a young woman who wants nothing but retribution, and a young man whose journey to uncover his roots is jeopardi

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Historical
Release Date
2002
Production Company
TTlTfilm Canada
Distribution Company
ALLIANCE FILMS/MIRAMAX; Alliance Films; Alliance Films; Alta Films; Ama Films; Arp; Bim Distribuzione; Distribution Company; Lev Films; MIRAMAX; Miramax Home Entertainment; Monopole Pathe Films Ag; Myndform; Paradise; Shaw Organization; Shaw Organization; Triangelfilm; Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment
Location
Alberta, Canada; Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 6m

Synopsis

The estranged members of a contemporary Armenian family are faced both with Turkey's denial of their catastrophic past and with their own complicated future: A mother who only wants peace, a young woman who wants nothing but retribution, and a young man whose journey to uncover his roots is jeopardizing his future.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Historical
Release Date
2002
Production Company
TTlTfilm Canada
Distribution Company
ALLIANCE FILMS/MIRAMAX; Alliance Films; Alliance Films; Alta Films; Ama Films; Arp; Bim Distribuzione; Distribution Company; Lev Films; MIRAMAX; Miramax Home Entertainment; Monopole Pathe Films Ag; Myndform; Paradise; Shaw Organization; Shaw Organization; Triangelfilm; Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment
Location
Alberta, Canada; Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 6m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall November 15, 2002

Expanded Release in United States November 27, 2002

Released in United States on Video July 22, 2003

Released in United States November 2002

Released in United States Fall November 15, 2002

Expanded Release in United States November 27, 2002

Released in United States on Video July 22, 2003

Released in United States November 2002 (Shown at AFI/Los Angeles International Film Festival (Gala) November 7-17, 2002.)