Armenian Genocide film to premiere in Turkish cinemas this week

The “Lost Birds” – the first Turkey-made film on Armenian Genocide – will be screened in cinemas across Turkey starting this week, reports, quoting Turkish website.

“Lost Birds” tells the story of a brother and a sister who are left behind during the ‘1915 Armenian exile.

“Lost Birds,” a heartfelt film with themes of love and family directed by Armenian director Aren Perdeci and Turkish director Ela Alyamac is the first movie to depict the tragedy in a film shot in Turkey on its 100th anniversary.

The film is led by young actors Dila Uluca and Heros Agopyan, as well as an ensemble cast of Armenian actors living in Turkey.