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London to host Fifth International Film Festival of Georgian Films

Six women directors all with fascinating films in the 5th London Georgian Film Festival 1st – 8th May 2018 Regent Street Cinema Terroirs Wine Bar Nana Ekvtimishvili, Mariam Khatchvani, Elene Naveriani, Nana Jorjadze, Rusudan Glurjidze and Ana Urushadze.

Film Festival of Georgian Films will be dedicated to Georgia’s 100th Independence anniversary.

Tuesday, May 1 Terroirs Trafalgar Square

18:30: Opening of the exhibition – “Georgian Filmography from the National Archives” with Georgian wine and dishes. The exhibition will last throughout the week.

Wednesday, May 2 Terroirs Trafalgar Square

19-19:30 Evening with John John Wurdeman and Didgori Ensemble, accompanied with Azarphesha Tbilisi and Polyphony’s chef.

Thursday, May 3, Regent Street Cinema

18:45 My Happy Family 2017, Nana Ekvtimishvili, Simon Gross/discussion with Merab Ninidze

Friday, May 4, Regent Street Cinema

18:30 – Gogita’s New Life 2016, discussion with Levan Koguashvili

20:30 – Blue Mountains 1938. The film will be presented by director Eldar Shenegelaia

Saturday, May 5 Regent Street Cinema

14:00 – the Chair 2017, discussion with Eldar Shenegelaia

16:00 – Independence Chronicles 1918-1921, Panel Discussion on the First Independent Republic of Georgia with Nino Dzinzava. Moderator – Teresa Cherfas

18:20 – My English Grandpa 1987, Panel-discussion with Nana Jorjadze, Teresa Cherfas, Merab Ninidze and Eldar Shengelaia on Movie Making during Perestroika

20:30 – I Am Truly a Drop of Sun on Earth 2017, discussion with Elene Naveriani

Sunday, May 6 – Regent Street Cinema

14:00 the Other’s house 2016, discussion with Rusudan Glurjidze

16:20 Anasirma Gospel, discussion with Elene Naveriani, Panel-discussion on “How Liberal Tbilisi is”

18:00 – City of the Sun 2017, discussion with Rati Oneli

20:15 Our Blood is Wine 2018, discussion with Emily Railsback, Jeremy Quinn, John Wurdeman and Luarsab Toginidze

Monday, May 7 – Regent Street Cinema

18:30 – Dede 2017 Discussion with Mariam Khachvani

20:45 the Confession 2017, discussion with Zaza Urushadze

Tuesday, May 8 – Regent Street

18:00 – ” When the Earth Seems To Be Light,” 2015, Davit Meskhi, Tamuna Karumidze and Salome Machaidze

19:35 – the Scary Mother 2017, Discussion with Ana Urushadze