May 2016


Georgian Film Series: "The Brides" (Patardzlebi) by Tinatin Kajrishvili

Thursday 26.05.2016 8:00 PM | Saal

Admission: 5€

Organizer: Werkstatt der Kulturen/ Dr. Lily Fürstenow-Khositashvili


Georgian Film Series

"The Brides" (Patardzlebi) by Tinatin Kajrishvili

Fiction, Georgia / France, 2013, 94 min.

Nutsa, a young mother, lives with her two children in a suburbs of Tblisi in Georgia. Her partner Goga is in prison.

They get married, so she gains the right to talk to him once a month in the visiting room on the other side of the glass. The ceremony is quick with a strange ambiance.

Goga in prison, Nutsa with children outside, a routine sets in. 


Tinatin Kajrishvili
graduated from Georgia's State Theatre and Film University in 2001 as a film director and made several shorts before continuing her studies as a producer at the IFASC* and EAVE workshops. Since then, Tinatin has produced more shorts and documentaries and co-produced the feature film PARAJANOV. 2014 was  the world premiere at the Berlinale's Panorama of her directorial debut BRIDES which she also produced. Tinatin is now developing the comedy ONE WAY TICKET as her second feature.


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Short Films in the Foyer: Xenia Fink - Touch

Touch - Kurzfilm, Deutschland 2014, 3 Min.

Poem by Octavio Paz
Gestures, sequenced in the style of Cinéma Pur, convey the expressions of touch and desires evoked in Paz's poem.

Xenia Fink
1979 born in São Paulo, Brazil
2006–2009 Berlin University of the Arts (UdK)
Fine Arts studies, graduated as Meisterschüler

Under the generous support of the Vilém Flusser Archivs at the Universität der Künste Berlin.


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