les artisans du cinéma
Nous voulons partager notre vision du monde
Le cinéma est le media qui s'est imposé à nous
Pour vous rendre palpable notre imaginaire...
Born in Lebanon in 1962, Christian dreams already of an artistic career. He becomes member of theatre clubs his school from his early age and made his first guitar himself.
Arrived in France at the age de 14 years he forms different bandss where he is the singer and guitarist. In 1981 he creates with a group of artist friends two musical comedies: the Traviata and a rock opera The Rocky Horror where he is an actor, dancer.
1990 he forms a theatre company and enters the Navasart dance troupe as a dancer then with the Yeraz company as an actor.
In purely professional life, Christian Ajamian performs various missions all around the film world. RED,ALEXIA operator..., photographer, lighting operator functions and becomes first assistant to Véra Belmont, Decorator-props.. (Vera likesto call him "my Google")
with all various experiences having filled multiple functions on a shoot, he creates the Group AM Alliance that incorporates all skills, surrounding himself with the very best of technicians in each field and a network of partners.
Today comedian, filmmaker, photographer; He works in pairs with Artak Igiyan on co-directions and is assistant of VéraBelmont
Documentary films: Biblical music of Louvre, life of Louis DALMMAS,.
Short films: l'itinéraire d'un envahisseur
Feature film co-production: Aurora on the Lake of Van
Publicities: NAT, LES NUITS BLANCHES, mount ARARAT, the diamond, APARAN...
Born in Armenia in 1975.
Moved to Russia at the age of 2. In 1995 entered the Gerasimov All-Russian State Institute of Cinematography (VGIK), department of photography. Graduated in 2000, and entered the postgraduate course.
1999: «The Lefthander», a diploma film; (35 mm) about A. Hitler’s childhood. Selected for the 52nd Cannes International Film Festival, won a diploma in the short-film competition program Cinefondation.
Winner of numerous Russian and international film festivals. Winner of the St. Anna international film festival.
2000: winner for the best photography at the VGIK international film festival.
First place and the Golden Cinotaurus Prize, at the St. Petersburg international film festival. Also, at the Moscow International film festival, festivals in Poland, Munich, etc. where he got acquainted with renowned personalities of world cinematography David Lynch, Vittorio Storaro, Roland Emerich, Nikita Mikhalkov, Otar Ioseliani and participated in their master classes.
«Wet Cat» (Channel 1, Russia, 35 mm, 2004)
«Fire, Water and Diamonds» 8 series, (35 mm), full-length feature film. Starring famous Russian actors Alexander Semchev, Armen Djigarkhanyan, Andrey Khvorov. (HDCAM, Channel 2, Russia, 2007.
After having moved to France with his family, wrote a screenplay and shot the documentary, “Winemaker Gerard Depardieu” as a film director, starring Gerard Depardieu (HDCAM, 2009, France).
«Je suis Armenien» a documentary. Paris, France. Director A. Igityan. 2009.
Participated in the International TV Festival in Monte-Carlo, Monaco. HD, France, 2008.
A promotion filmlet for EURONEWS TV channel, director A. Igityan. 35 mm.
Production: France-Armenia, 2010.
«Sunrise Over Lake Van», film director and executive producer Artak Igityan, full-length feature film, production date: 2011, 35 mm, Dolby sr.
Produced by: Mika Limited, PARADIS, Armenian National Film Center.