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Ravished Armenia [videorecording]
Alternate (uniform) Title Ravished Armenia (Motion picture)
Special edition / produced & edited by Richard Diran Kloian
Richmond, Calif. : Heritage Publishing, p2009
Location Call Number Status
 Armenian Research Center  349    AVAILABLE
 Armenian Research Center  349 c.2  CALL 593-5181
Subject Mardiganian, Aurora
Subject(s) Armenian massacres, 1915-1923 -- Drama
Silent films
Historical films
Feature films
Physical Description 1 videodisc (ca. 20 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in
Language Reproduced from a copy with some Armenian subtitles
Note "April 24, 2009 commemorative edition"--Disc label
Includes added music and sound effects, new subtitles, and ca. four minutes of supplementary material, including a textual introduction and slideshow of production stills from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
"Based on the book by survivor Aurora Mardiganian." A recently discovered 20-minute clip (all that survives) from a 1919 nine-reel silent drama produced in Hollywood for the American Committee for Armenian and Syrian Relief, according to the introductory text. "Official photo-drama of the National Motion Picture Committee of the American Committee for Armenian and Syrian Relief, 1919"--Disc label
The DVD in total is 24 minutes; the restored footage is not quite 20 minutes of that
Copyright notice on disc label: cRichard Kloian 2009
Silent feature with added music and effects track; historical film
"Produced by the Armenian Genocide Resource Center of Northern California."--Container.
Cast Aurora Mardiganian
Summary Dramatizes the Ottoman Empire's massacre and deportation of the Armenian population that began in April, 1915
Note - System Details DVD
Series Armenian Research Center collection
Alternate Author Kloian, Richard Diran
Mardiganian, Aurora
Mardiganian, Aurora. Ravished Armenia
Heritage Publishing
Armenian Genocide Resource Center
American Committee for Armenian and Syrian Relief. National Motion Picture Committee

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