Drafted / Appelé
France-Armenia, 12', 2021
age recommendation: 16+
Young Armenians are called for compulsory military service and draw lots for their assignment. In a military base in Nagorno-Karabakh, on the border with Azerbaijan, one of them starts thinking and dreaming.
Louise Martin Papasian
After studying law and philosophy in Paris,she is introduced to documentary filmmaking in a workshop in Buenos Aires during a university exchange. Back in France, she graduates from the Master Pro Concepteur Audiovisuel at the INA. After working in film development at Eaux Vives Productions, she joins the selection committee of FIDMarseille. Between 2018 and 2020, she directs and produces her first film, "Drafted".
Cast & Crew
- direction: Louise Martin Papasian
- screenplay: Louise Martin Papasian
- cinematography: Louise Martin Papasian
- editing: Thibault Verneret
- sound: Mikhaël Kurc
- cast: Vahag Siradexyan
- producer: Louise Martin Papasian
- original language: Armenian, French