2022 Official Selection: Feature Film – Documentary
‘Motherland’ is a journalistic investigative documentary feature film about Azerbaijan’s, Turkey’s unprovoked genocidal attack on Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) in 2020 and the massacre of 5,000+ people, and the two nations’ ongoing campaign of hate, violence, and disinformation against the indigenous Armenians.
Director(s): Vic Gerami
Writer(s): Vic Gerami
Producer(s): Vic Gerami, Henrick Vartanian
Appearances by: Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ), Congressman Adam Schiff (D-CA), Congressman Frank Pallone (D-NJ), Vic Gerami, Congressman Brad Sherman (D-CA), Congresswoman Katie Porter (D-CA), Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA), Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA), Alexander Lapshin, Dr. Irina Ghaplanyan, Zareh Sinanyan, High Commissioner of Diaspora Affairs, Republic of Armenia, Edmon Marukyan, Head of ‘Bright Armenia’ Party, Baroness Caroline Anne Cox, Crossbench Life Peer, British House of Lords, Councilmember Paul Koretz, Mahammad Mirzali, Nicholas Aznavour, Kristina Aznavour, Professor Barlow Der Mugrdechian, Dr. Khatchig Mouradian, Professor Columbia University
This film is screening as a Virtual Exclusive at SOFF 2022.
Virtual Screenings: The SOFF 2022 Virtual Screenings will begin Friday, November 18. There will be 25 films to watch that are Virtual Exclusives as well as many of the films that screened at the theater.
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Theatrical Screenings: Held at The Whitefire Theater in Sherman Oaks, (13500 Ventura Boulevard, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423)
Screenings for the 2022 festival take place from November 15 to November 20.
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