Georgian movies featured at International Film Festival of Asian Cinema in France
15 February, 2017
Georgian movies featured at International Film Festival of Asian Cinema in France
Georgian films have been featured at the Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinema in France. It is an annual special-interest film festival focusing on the cinemas of Asia. This year Georgia is in the center of attention. The festival takes place annually since 1995. Georgian film director Rusudan Chkonia is among the jury. Her movie Keep Smiling was screened in two cities - Vesoul and Belfort simultaneously.

Several events were dedicated to Georgian cinema at the international festival. Georgian
movies were being screened and discussions were held afterwards.

Following Georgian films have been presented at the festival:

Magdana’s Donkey by Tengiz Abuladze and Rezo Chkheidze

Repentance by Tengiz Abuladze

April by Otar Ioseliani

Giorgobistve by Otar Ioseliani

Pastorali by Otar Ioseliani

Some Interviews on Personal Matters by Lana Gogoberidze

Stepmother Samanishvili by Eldar Shengelaia

Tangerines by Zaza Urushadze

Keep Smiling by Rusudan Chkonia

Brother by Teona and Thierry Grenade



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