Born in Gyumri, Armenia, Arthur Sukiasyan is an independent documentary filmmaker.
He participated in film workshops worldwide, worked as a film producer and researcher.
In 2017 Arthur was among 12 selected directors from the world to participate in AFS International Documentary Workshop at the USC School of Cinematic Arts in Los Angeles.
His debut feature length documentary, OUR ATLANTIS, has shown in a number of international film festivals, including the Pomegranate Film Festival in Toronto, where it won both The Audience Choice and Best Documentary Film Awards.
His current short documentary film WOUND, which had its world premiere at Visions du Réel International Film Festival's International Medium Length and Short Film Competition(2019), and recently received the Best Film award of Focus Caucasus Competition at CineDOC-Tbilisi International Documentary Film Festival (2019) as well as received The best Real Life Cinematic Portrait award (IFCA) at Golden Apricot IFF (2019).
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