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Redefining Cinema

The Color of Pomegranates • 18m

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    Aired March 6, 1977, on the TF1 program “Foi et traditions des chrétiens orientaux,” and directed by Carlos de los Llanos, this program details the life of Armenian poet Sayat-Nova, the inspiration for the film THE COLOR OF POMEGRANATES.