Komitas Hayrig

Posted on 27/11/2012
komitas hayrig

During WWI the impact of the Ottoman atrocities on the Armenian people was overwhelming. Over 1.5 million Ottoman citizens of armenian descent were raped, tortured, killed or deported marking the First Genocide of the Twentieth Century also known as The Armenian Genocide. This is the story of two beloved armenian clergymen, Komitas Vartabed and Khirimian Hayrig, who were directly impacted by the Armenian Genocide perpetrated by Ottoman Turks. A Telly Award winning documentary.

Telly Award Winner

Telly Award Winner