Sona Karapoghosyan

Sona Karapoghosyan is a film critic and curator based in Yerevan, Armenia. In 2017. She joined Golden Apricot International Film Festival as a program curator, and co-founded the industry platform of the festival, GAIFF Pro. In the recent years she managed and curated multiple film screening and film-related projects in Armenia. As a member of The International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI), she constantly contributes into several local and international film outlets. In 2022, she was selected to Locarno Critics Academy (Locarno, Switzerland), one of the most prestigious film criticism labs in Europe and in 2023 participated in the Critics Workshop at the Lincoln Center in NYC.