Avo Kaprealian
filmmaker, theatre director and researcher

Avo Kaprealian (born 1986 in Aleppo) is a Syrian-Armenian filmmaker, theatre director and researcher. He makes experimental films blurring the line between fiction and documentary. His first feature film “Houses Without Doors” (2016) premiered at the Berlinale Forum and received several international awards. He has been practicing interactive theater and theater of the oppressed as a trainer since 2008, focusing on psycho-social issues, women's rights issues, gender based and domestic violence.