FNE at connecting cottbus 2020: When You Are 17

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COTTBUS: The Georgian project When You Are 17, directed by Giorgi Mukhadze and produced by Nato Sikharulidze for Terra Incognita Films, was pitched at the 2020 online edition of connecting cottbus, which took place 4-6 November 2020.

The romantic affection of a seventeen-year old boy takes a dark turn as he wanders through the ghetto of Tbilisi with his new drug-dealer friend, discovering the bittersweet taste of life.

The 100-minute drama has a budget of 317,510 EUR, with 132,000 EUR in place and a development grant from the Georgian National Film Center.

This will be the writer/director’s first feature film.

Production information:

Terra Incognita Films

Director: Giorgi Mukhadze
Writer: Giorgi Mukhadze
Producer: Nato Sikharulidze