Forty Days of Musa Dagh | 1982

Drama, Historical
After the Russo-Turkish wars of 1878, a group of Armenian nationals who have been persecuted by the conquering Ottomans form a resistance movement, and the Ottomans respond by perpetrating a genocide on their people. In ...more

Cast

... Gabriel Bagradian

Actor

... Juliette Bagradian

Actor

... Simon Tomassian

Actor

... Maris Durand

Actor

... Henry Morgenthau Sr

Actor

... Talaat Pasha

Actor

... Kilikian

Actor

... Civil Governor

Actor

... Karoon

Actor

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Writers

Screenplay

Book as Source Material

Company

High Investments Films

Production Company

Synopsis

After the Russo-Turkish wars of 1878, a group of Armenian nationals who have been persecuted by the conquering Ottomans form a resistance movement, and the Ottomans respond by perpetrating a genocide on their people. In 1915, an Armenian officer in the Turkish military named Gabriel Bagradian gives up his commission to join the resistance, and they bravely fight the Turks at Fort Musa Dagh.

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