Our Team

The two founders of the Armenian Film Festival Australia, Hamazkaine members, Margaret Tcherkezian Chater and Hourie Demirjian established the festival in 2016 driven by a desire to share Armenian-inspired films with the wider Armenian and Australian community.

The festival team includes:  

Margaret Tcherkezian
Co-Director

Hourie Demirjian
Co-Director

Elena Vartazarian
Sales

Jacqueline Chelebian
Marketing

Nadia Bekarian
Venue Manager

Mary Berejiklian
Communications

Tamara Tadevosyan
Events

Alina Tadevosyan
Creative

Melodie Sevagian
Digital

Alex Artinian
Community

Alan Sarkissian
Digital – from Storyfirst Films & UpwardlyMobile.Marketing