13-12-2012

Georgian Film Week in Strasbourg

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"Chantrapas" by Otar Iosseliani opens the Georgian Film Week in Strasbourg "Chantrapas" by Otar Iosseliani opens the Georgian Film Week in Strasbourg

STRASBOURG: The Georgian National Film Centre (www.gnfc.ge) continues to spearhead the integration of Georgian film into the European arthouse mainstream with its latest venture, a Georgian film in Strasbourg 16-22 December. 

A programme of seven new and classic Georgian films will be screened at the Odisse movie theater.

Each evening the screening will be accompanied by a discussion with Georgian film directors and the representatives of Georgian National Film Center.

The program consists of the following films:

Chantrapas – Otar Iosseliani 2010 (opening film)   
Giorgobistve – Otar Iosseliani 1966  
Blue Mountains - Eldar Shengelaya 1983
The Other Side-  Giorgi Ovashvili 2009
Keto and Kote - Vakhtang Tabliashvili, Shalva Gedevanishvili 1948
My Grandmother – Kote Mikaberidze 1929
Street days – Levan Koghuashvili 2010  

The members of the Georgian delegation are:
Otar Iosseliani - director;
Eldar Shengelaya - director;
Giorgi Ovashvili - director;
Tamar Tatishvili - Director of Georgian National Film Center;
Davit Vashadze – Head of Exports and Distribution Department of GNFC;
Keti Danelia – GNFC Exports and Distribution Manager.