Documentary shorts exploring artists, their craft, and identity.
NOW I CAN SPEAK profiles Lousine Shamamian, a 38-year-old writer uncovering her voice in New York City's comedy and literary scenes. Decades of expectation, denial, and shame erupt in an artistic outpouring where culture and string cheese collide. Her honest performances and complex background reveal a universal quest for acceptance, unity, and love. Made possible with support from Columbia University. Role: director.
Oudmaster Mihran Demirjian (1950-2016) reveals the history of oud in Armenia and the secrets of building a high-quality instrument. Made possible with support from CivilNetTV. Role: producer.