Flight Starts from Earth, The
1980, Hayfilm Studio, drama (financed by Moscow Central TV), 131min. (3640m), color, premiere – 18.10.1980.
Scr. A.Ayvazyan (co-Scr. N.Hovhannisyan), Dir. N.Hovhannisyan, Dir. of Phot. A.Yavuryan, Art Dir. R.P.Babayan, Compos. A.Babajanyan, Sound I.Ordukhanyan, First Asst.Dir. R.Khostikyan, Cam. S.Ormanyan, Cost.Des. G.Nalchajyan, Set Des. M.Martirosyan, Make-up N.Khachatryan, Sec.Asst.Dir. H.Hakobyan, S.Avetisyan, Asst.Cam. P.Nazaryan, A.Stepanyan, Edit. I.Mikayelyan, Scr.Edit. E.Payazatyan (Payazat), Prod.Manag. S.Petrosyan.
Cast: Khor.Abrahamyan, A.Jigarkhanyan, L.Hovhannisyan, A.Topchyan, V.Mirijanyan, A.Melikjanyan, A.Khostikyan, A.Jraghatspanyan, V.Hakobyan, L.Sarkisov, M.Tumasova, A.Shatakhtsyan, T.Vlasova, T.Shahinyan, S.Sargsyan, R.Gabrielyan, L.Batikyan, P.Mikayelyan, K.Burnazyan, M.Payazatyan, F.Martirosyan, G.Aslanyan.
The film depicts an airport in a provincial town where an outstanding pilot who had started his professional career in that very town arrives. He doesn’t understand a lot of things that take place in the narrow world of family life.