Best Georgian Movies

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Krasnye dyavolyata (1923)
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Adventures of three Red Army soldiers. Misha, Duniasha and Tom Jackson, an afro-american boy are fighting against enemies. (130 mins.)
 
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Samanishvilis dedinatsvali (1926 Short Film)
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A poor nobleman Platon Samanishvili has a big family. One day his long time widowed father Bekina tells him that he'd like to remarry. Platon has now a problem; if his father gets a child he has to share his already small land property. (43 mins.)
 
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My Grandmother (1929)
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The protagonist, a lazy pen-pusher, gets the sack for his bureaucratic idleness, and learns that the way back into the job market depends on getting a letter of recommendation from a "grandmother". (72 mins.)
 
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Salt for Svanetia (1930 Documentary)
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Story of distant mountainous region in Georgia that depicts folklore, lifestyle and daily routines of Svani people... (55 mins.)
 
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Khabarda (1931)
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(61 mins.)
 
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Twenty-Six Commissars (1932)
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Docu-drama about political and military conflict during the Russian Civil War in 1918, from an orthodox pro-Communist viewpoint. (109 mins.)
 
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Namdvili kavkasieli (1934)
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(55 mins.)
 
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Giorgi Saakadze (1942)
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(184 mins.)
 
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Magdana's Donkey (1956)
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Small Georgian village (ca. 1890) Magdana a widow lives in a shack with her 3 children and ekes out a living selling yogurt. When the children find a donkey lying by the road and nurse it to health, it seems the family's troubles are over. (67 mins.)
 
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In Our Courtyard (1956)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Rezo Chkheidze
 
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Skhvisi shvilebi (1958)
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Nato, a student, befriends two kids in the street, a brother and a sister. She doesn't know that their father has just broken off his girlfriend on the grounds that the latter couldn't find common language with the children. (80 mins.)
Director: Tengiz Abuladze
 
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Dge ukanaskneli, dge pirveli (1960)
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On his last working day, postman Giorgi leads newbie letter-carrier Lamara to familiar houses. While visiting ordinary people, they experience very unusual professional and personal situations and try hard to find the best ways out. (84 mins.)
Director: Siko Dolidze
 
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Aprili (1961)
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A young happy couple moves from a poor district to a new housing estate. Their relationship gets progressively worse as their comfort and possessions increase. (46 mins.)
Director: Otar Iosseliani
 
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Gulyashchaya (1961)
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(83 mins.)
 
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Burti da moedani (1961 Short Film)
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(27 mins.)
 
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Me, bebia, Iliko da Ilarioni (1962)
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Grandma Olgha up-brings orphan Zurikela in poverty. Their struggle for life is being relieved by support of their kind neighbors, Iliko and Ilarion, whose merit is the exceptional sense of humor. (90 mins.)
Director: Tengiz Abuladze
 
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Alaverdoba (1962)
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(50 mins.)
 
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Qortsili (1965 Short Film)
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A young man keeps meeting the same girl with a violin again and again. Is it his destiny? (21 mins.)
 
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Tudzhi (1964 Documentary)
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Documentary of the Rustavi Metal Works, in the country of Georgia. (20 mins.)
Director: Otar Iosseliani
 
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Father of a Soldier (1965)
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During World War II, Georgy Makharashvili, an old peasant wine-grower, leaves his Georgian village and goes off to the front lines to find his son... (83 mins.)
Director: Rezo Chkheidze
 
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Me vkhedav mzes (1965)
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Khatia, a blind girl, sees only sunlight. Zurikela, young orphan boy, helps Khatia to have a normal life. (82 mins.)
 
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Mikha (1966 Short Film)
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(40 mins.)
 
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Miqela (1965)
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(48 mins.)
 
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Londre (1966)
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Clumsy but deft Londre confronts a corrupt priest and a Mayor of the town to help youngsters in love. (90 mins.)
Director: Tamaz Meliava
 
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Matsi Khvitia (1966)
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Fascinated with Matsi's fancy riding, a slaver queen offers him a job in her retinue. Matsi turns the offer down as he fights against slave trading and migrates towards Svaneti with his beloved Eka to flee from queen's vengeance. (90 mins.)
 
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Falling Leaves (1966)
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A young idealist takes a job at a local state run winery only to discover and become disillusioned by the corruption of the Soviet State. (91 mins.)
Director: Otar Iosseliani
 
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Qolga (1967 Short Film)
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A railway controller and his sweetheart live in peace next to the railway tracks. Out of nowhere, an umbrella flies into their life. (20 mins.)
 
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Vedreba (1967)
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Brave sons of Khevsureti and Kisteti fight against each to protect their homelands. But, they confront faulty domestic traditions to respect enemy's true prowess and find themselves in conflict with own compatriots. (72 mins.)
Director: Tengiz Abuladze
 
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Didi mtsvane veli (1967)
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When useful minerals are found in the valley, the herders are required to move. One of them, Sosana, can not cope with industrialization and is alienated from everybody, even his own family. (85 mins.)
 
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The Color of Pomegranates (1969)
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A super-stylized, surreal biography of Armenian troubadour Sayat Nova, whose life is depicted through non-narrative amalgamations of poetic images. (79 mins.)
 
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Serenada (1971 TV Movie)
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Arachveulebrivi gamopena (1968)
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Back from the war, a promising sculptor Aguli gets married and while in the need to make for living becomes stuck in daily routine. Thus, he fails to create something special, but his apprentice is a new hope. (94 mins.)
 
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Musikosebi (1969 Short Film)
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(17 mins.)
 
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Pirosmani (1969)
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The story of self-taught Georgian painter Niko Pirosmani. (105 mins.)
 
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Ne goryuy! (1969)
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A young happy-go-lucky village doctor lives a leisurely life as comic events unfold around him. (90 mins.)
 
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Once Upon a Time There Was a Singing Blackbird (1970)
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Gia is a carefree young percussionist who works at a theater in Tbilisi, capital of Georgia. He lives in a small apartment with his mother... (85 mins.)
Director: Otar Iosseliani
 
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Peola (1970 Short Film)
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The hero has to create and train teen football team, but the problem is that he has no idea how to do that and doesn't like football at all... (35 mins.)
Director: Baadur Tsuladze
 
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Kvevri (1971 Short Film)
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Gogia buys a new jug in anticipation of the wine harvest, but his daughter accidentally breaks it, leading to comic complications. (25 mins.)
 
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Rotsa akvavda nushi (1972)
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(78 mins.)
 
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The Saplings (1972)
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Old Luka dreams to plant rare pear saplings in his orchard, so that after years his beloved grandson Kakha will enjoy its fruits. In his tough journey to get the saplings, Luka gives Kakha lots of life lessons. (93 mins.)
Director: Rezo Chkheidze
 
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Gladiatori (1972 Short Film)
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(15 mins.)
Director: Baadur Tsuladze
 
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Lazares tavgadasavali (1973 TV Movie)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Rezo Khotivari
 
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Rekordi (1973)
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Bullied Jotia throws heavy stone to an incredibly long distance and attracts the interest of the world records committee. But, the only motivation for wannabe record-holder is to be told swear-word again. (52 mins.)
Director: Guram Pataraia
 
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Sherekilebi (1974)
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In the pursuit of happiness orphan Ertaoz left for city, where he fell in love with pretty Margalita and went to jail to save her. There he met his future teacher Qristepore who dreamed of building flying machine and they broke the prison. (79 mins.)
 
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Cha (1974 Short Film)
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(10 mins.)
 
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Nizlavi (1974 Short Film)
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(27 mins.)
 
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Shabat sagamo (1975 Short Film)
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(23 mins.)
 
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Gvinis qurdebi (1975 Short Film)
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Co-villagers lead secretly into scrooge-type Elibo's wine-cellar, but good wine makes them to sing loudly and awaken Elibo joins to thieves feast. (35 mins.)
Director: V. Kvachadze
 
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Pastorali (1975)
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A group of musicians moved into the field for testing in an atmosphere of calm, however, seeking bucolic setting, hidden deep human conflicts. (95 mins.)
Director: Otar Iosseliani
 
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Pirveli mertskhali (1975)
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Gifted and enthusiastic sportsman Jason creates first ever Georgian football club in seaport Poti. Despite the poverty and lack of sport equipment they defeat numerous foreign and domestic teams until they face famous English club. (75 mins.)
Director: Nana Mchedlidze
 
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Soplis ashiki (1976 Short Film)
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(40 mins.)
 
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The Wishing Tree (1977)
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This film is about psychology of people, about lonesome persons, about terrible mentality and about fantastic dreams... (107 mins.)
Director: Tengiz Abuladze
 
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Samanishvilis dedinatsvali (1977)
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Impoverished old nobleman Bekina insists on marrying a wife, but his son Platon does not want to have sharer in father's inheritance. Platon finds two times widowed and childless bride for Bekina, but a fate makes fun of him. (89 mins.)
 
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Mimino (1977)
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Pilot Mimino works at small local airlines in Georgia, flying helicopters between small villages. He... (95 mins.)
 
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Pepela (1977 Short Film)
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(10 mins.)
 
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Data Tutashkhia (1977 TV Series)
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A man, who is like don quixote. (71 mins.)
 
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Kuchkhi bedineri (1978 Short Film)
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(26 mins.)
Director: Guram Pataraia
 
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Small Town of Anara (1978)
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The main character of the movie decides to become a real patriot of his native country Georgia. He starts... (90 mins.)
 
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Ubedureba (1979)
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(75 mins.)
Director: Gela Kandelaki
 
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Shepherds of Tusheti (1978 TV Movie)
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(240 mins.)
Director: Soso Chkhaidze
 
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Imeruli eskizebi (1979)
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Grown up granddaughter recalls summer days spent in the village together with her grandmother Mariam and other children. Her memories are bitter sweet mix of childhood nostalgia and real life anecdotes. (79 mins.)
Director: Nana Mchedlidze
 
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Kvarkvare (1978)
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Kvarkvare is wrongly accused of activities against the Tsar and is imprisoned, but the Socialist Revolution makes him an imposter "hero". Blinded with the authority, he goes to far in his avenge against the whole village. (100 mins.)
Director: Devi Abashidze
 
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Metsamete gochi (1979 TV Movie)
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(44 mins.)
 
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Araseriozuli katsi (1980 TV Movie)
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(80 mins.)
 
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Tsisqvili qalaqis gareubanshi (1981 TV Movie)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Rezo Esadze
 
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Dzma (1981)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Temur Babluani
 
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Motsurave (1982)
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(105 mins.)
 
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Cucaracha (1982)
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A policeman is torn between doing his job, following his code of honor and being dedicated to his love interest. (91 mins.)
 
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Agdgoma (1982)
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Blue Mountains, or Unbelievable Story (1983)
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An author - a passive young man - enters the Soviet-controlled bureaucracy of Georgia attempting to get his novel published only to be neglected and compartmentalized at every turn. (97 mins.)
 
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Atovda zamtris bagebs (1983 TV Movie)
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The Legend of Suram Fortress (1985)
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A film version of a well-known Georgian folk-tale. A young boy has to be immured into the walls of a fortress in order to stop it from crumbling to pieces. (88 mins.)
 
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Repentance (1984)
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The day after the funeral of Varlam Aravidze, the mayor of a small Georgian town, his corpse turns up in his son's garden and is secretly reburied... (153 mins.)
Director: Tengiz Abuladze
 
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Kvelaze stsrapebi msoplioshi (1985 TV Movie)
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Rachvelians, notables with their slowness tell awkward, partly unbelievable and very funny anecdotes they have gone through, while their countryman participates in long-distance race. (64 mins.)
Director: Gia Mataradze
 
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Laqa (1985 TV Movie)
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(87 mins.)
Director: Aleko Tsabadze
 
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The Step (1985)
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(89 mins.)
 
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Ei, maestro (1986)
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(87 mins.)
Director: Nodar Managadze
 
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