CITIZEN SAINT

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One day, the statue of a saint comes to life. None of the officials know what to do with him. The Saint is accused of damaging artwork, ruining the city’s only tourist attraction and being a swindler. Mary, an employee in the city’s local museum, wants to protect him, but her efforts are in vain. After interminable discussions, majority decides to put him back on cross and nail again. Everyone agrees: a saint’s place is on the cross.
Director: Tinatin Kajrishvili
Genre: Black comedy
Stage of development: Financing
Estimated budget: 800.000 euro



SAMGLE

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Ia and Neli, two women from different generation. Both are victims of family abuse, only with the difference, that back then, Neli didn’t dare to escape Samgle. She would do anything to bring Ia back home – lie, blackmail, intimidate and run over anyone who would cross her path. But still, deep in her heart, Neli is the only one who really understands Ia’s feelings.  


Director: Iva Fezuashvili
Genre: Drama
Stage of development: Development
Estimated budget: 550.000 euro



Between the Walls

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Ioane escapes from the dark of mining tunnels to city and finds a new job repairing an old historical house’s roof. Everything seems to be all right: kind boss, clear sky above his head missed so much and a charming ballerina, who he meets at the roof. Dark and tunnels seem to be Ioane’s fate. By accident he falls down from the roof between two walls and gets stuck in a gloom. Guidelines guided rescuers, emergency and police crews are engaged in a bureaucratic chaos. All their efforts to save a guy seem comic and tragic at the same time. After several ineffective attempts, they seem to forget Ioane at all. For some time, everything seems peaceful but this peace threatens to become a nightmare. 


Director: Shalva Shengeli
Genre: Drama
Stage of development: Development
Estimated budget: 500.000 euro

FIshing

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Natalia and Alex, married couple in their late 30-es, lead ordinary happy family life, before Alex goes for fishing with friends. Natalia is visited by police, looking for Alex, who is accused, together with friends, in group rape of a prostitute at the lake. Men are hiding, while wives try to protect their husbands from punishment. Natalia decides to find out the truth, stand next to Alex to rescue his life and family from the shame.


Director: Tinatin Kajrishvili

Genre: Drama 

Stage of development: Development 

Estimated budget: 800.000 euro

A cry of silence

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A former opera singer Archil (60) decides to move his forefathers’ house from the Russian occupied territories in Abkhazia. He with the assistance of his old Abkhazian friend transports the wooden logs to his new place at the lake.

Hoping for some help, he contacts his sons – Vakhtang (a drunkard old rocker living in Belgium,) and Badri (a married architect living in France). His wife Natela died during the war. She was his one and only love. Archil tries to return his past, family and traditions which are all gone from his life, by restoring his old house. Notwithstanding the difficulties, the sons are back to homeland to restore the house but the conflict arises between father and sons. He can’t establish a contact with his sons. They seem to have different values. Archil is pushed to the limits so much that he even tries to suicide. But his little grandchild gives him back a desire to live on. 


Director: Levan Tutberidze

Genre: Drama 

Stage of development: Development 

Estimated budget: 900.000 euro