Azad by Sona Tatoyan
May 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
A Multimedia Puppetry event as part of the Northeast Human Rights Film Festival at UConn
Sunday, May 21 at 4PM
Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry
Azad (“Free” in Armenian) created by Sona Tatoyan is a kaleidoscopic story within a story within a story, centered on a storyteller’s discovery of her great-great grandfather’s handmade Karagöz shadow puppets in Aleppo during the Syrian war, a century after he salvaged his family and his art from the Armenian Genocide.
Learn more about the film festival: filmfestival.humanrights.uconn.edu/2023-festival/azad