About the film
The Color of Pomegranates
Release Date: October 01, 1969
|Slogan||:||«A poetic evocation of the life of Armenian poet Sayat Nova»|
|Production Companies||:||Armenia Studio|
|Writers||:||Sergei Parajanov, Sayat Nova|
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.