TBILISI: Motherland directed by Senem Tüzen won the Golden Prometheus for Best Film at the 16th Tbilisi International Film Festival which concluded on 6 December 2015. Solomon directed by Zaza Khalvashi won the Best Film award in the National Competition.
The Silver Prometheus for best director went to Jonas Caprignano for Mediterranea.
The festival also awarded the honorary Prometheus for contribution to world cinema to Harutyun Khachatryan and Georgian director Lana Ghoghoberidze
The list of winners follows:
Best FilmMotherland (Turkey, Greece)Directed by Senem Tüzen
Best DirectorMediterranea (Italy, France, USA, Germany, Qatar)Directed by Jonas Carpignano
Best Short FilmWake Man (Georgia, France)Directed by Tornike BziavaProduction: Reactormonkey Films, AMA Production
Best Motion PictureSolomonDirected by Zaza KhalvashiSupported by the Georgian National Film Center (GNFC)
Best DocumentaryWhen the Earth Seems to be LightDirected by Salome Machaidze, Tamuna Karumidze, David MeskhiProduction: Goslab (site under construction)