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Balcony of Varem-Marem

Towards the conclusion of the last century, Gyumri found itself etched into cinematic history through films that utilized the city’s buildings and structures, turning it into a captivating backdrop. These film locations, situated in Gyumri’s historical center, have become enduring monuments of history and culture. One such film, “Tango of Our Childhood,” produced by the “Hayfilm” film studio in 1984, left an indelible mark on the city. In the aftermath of the film’s production, the people of Gyumri bestowed upon a particular balcony a new name and identity: the “Balcony of Varem-Marem.”

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