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Mariam Khachvani is Among 6 Best Directors of Cannes Film Festival Residence Programme

Mariam Khachvani keeps working on her new project ”Nene” in Paris.

The young Georgian director was selected for Cannes Film Festival residence programme- Cinefondation. Mariam will live in Paris for 6 months and will be able to attend master classes of well-known cinematographers. Last year Rati Tsiteladze participated in Cinefondation with the project “Empty House”.

Mariam Khachvani’s first feature film “Dede” was released in 2018. The world premiere of the film was held at Karlovy Vary Film Festival, where she received a special award by jury. ”Dede” also has been awarded with UNESCO Cultural Diversity Award at the Asia-Pacific Awards ceremony.