FESTIVALS: Six Films Screen in Tbilisi IFF Georgian Panorama

    A Pig by Giga Liklikadze A Pig by Giga Liklikadze

    TBILISI: The Tbilisi IFF will open on 1 December with a screening of Alfred Hitchcock’s early work Blackmail. The festival will show six new domestic films in its Georgian Pamorama section.

    The festival’s industry focus will have a two-day coproduction workshop for emerging filmmakers from Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia on 7 and 8 December. The festival sections include a country focus on the United Kingdom and a European Forum.

    The films screening in the Georgian Panorama are:

    A Pig
    Directed by Giga Liklikadze
    Produced by Sarke Studio
    Supported by the Georgian National Film Center

    Negative Numbers (Georgia, France, Italy)
    Directed by Uta Beria
    Produced by Magnet films (Georgia), Alief (Georgia)
    Coproduced by Wide Management (France) and 39Films (Italy)
    Supported by the Georgian National Film Center and Eurimages

    The Golden Thread
    Directed by Lana Ghoghoberidze
    Produced by 3003 Film Production
    Coproduced by Manuel Cam

    Directed by Tamar Shavgulidze
    Produced by Nushi Film
    Coproduced by Jaga Grip
    Supported by the Georgian National Film Center

    Directed by Dito Tsintsadze
    Produced by Cinetech Film Production, Viva Films, HOB AB

    The Criminal Man (Georgia, Russia)
    Directed by Dmitry Mamuliya
    Produced by Millimeter Film (Georgia)