«Fresco Festival - 2015»
Fresco Festival organizers visited Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin
On July 15, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; received the organizers of the Fresco International Festival of Modern Art and Spiritual Films, accompanied by His Grace Bishop Bagrat Galstanyan, Director of the Conceptual Affairs Office of Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin and His Grace Bishop Vardan Navasardyan, Director of the Christian Education Center of Mother See.
At the beginning of the meeting, Bishop Vardan presented the successes recorded during the Fresco Festival, noting with satisfaction that it was held in Harichavank and the closing ceremony was held at the Mother See.
«Fresco Festival - 2014»
Tents, national hospitality, songs and music, films proper to the area and discussions by the fire. The festival also had turned to the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, presenting "Memorial of truth" in Tsitsernakaberd, a special project which included film screening and discussion, meeting with Father John Guaita, Katia Malatesta and the director of the Armenian Genocide Museum-institute, Hayk Demoyan.
The year 2008 was marked with an important event in the professional life of the Italian expert. She headed ''Religion Today'', similar to our festival, which is devoted to the dialogue between religion and cinema and their relations in the modern world.
-Mrs Katerina, I would like to know how the education of an artist helped you in the position of heading the film festival.