Most Popular Titles With Dodo Abashidze
1. The Legend of Suram Fortress (1985)
88 min | Drama
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.
2. Ashug-Karibi (1988)
73 min | Drama
Wandering minstrel Ashik Kerib falls in love with a rich merchant's daughter, but is spurned by her father and forced to roam the world for a thousand and one nights - but not before he's ... See full summary »
5. Giorgobistve (1966)
91 min | Drama, Romance
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.
8. Magdana's Donkey (1956)
50 min | Drama
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.
9. Veris ubnis melodiebi (1974)
96 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical
Pavle, who is a poor cart-driver has two girls, Maro and Tamro. The girls have a dream to take classes at a ballet school, but Pavle cannot afford such a luxury. Vardo, a laundress, decides to help the little girls.
10. Bashi-Achuki (1956)
100 min | Adventure, Romance, War
Bashi-Achiki is a hero in personal and patriotic battlefields during an uprising against Persian conquerors. Started in Kakheti, the uprising spread all over the Georgia and lead to Bakhtrioni war of liberation.
11. Arachveulebrivi gamopena (1968)
94 min | Drama, Romance, War
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.
12. Kvarkvare (1978)
100 min | Action, Comedy, War
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.
13. Racha, chemi sikvaruli (1977)
85 min | Musical, Comedy, Romance
Visiting Slovakian Racha to get antiquated with Slovakian wine-making techniques, Rachvelian from Georgia, Zauri, falls in love with Slovak Darina. Consequentially, when Darina visits Georgia, Zauri does his best to make her also love him.
14. Udiplomo sasidzo (1961)
90 min | Comedy, Romance
Striving to find worthy and educated husband for her only child, Vardeni is constantly fooled by her daughter's boyfriend's tricks.
19. Pirveli mertskhali (1975)
75 min | Musical, Adventure, Comedy
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.
21. Mkhiaruli romani (1972)
Countryman Dato falls in love with uptown girl Eka. But, their romance faces difficulties due to Dato's revolver-like lighter, which Eka's tough father mixes with a real gun.
23. Qalaqi Anara (1978)
90 min | Adventure, Comedy
The main character of the movie decides to become a real patriot of his native country Georgia. He starts following all ancient Georgian traditions but it seems that for a modern man this ... See full summary »
25. Matsi Khvitia (1966)
90 min | Adventure, Romance
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.
28. Didi mtsvane veli (1967)
85 min | Drama, Family, Romance
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.
32. The Dragonfly (1954)
92 min | Comedy, Romance
A young, funny, lovely, kind girl from country-side is named Marine but she is nicknamed as Chrichina (Dragonfly). She is very popular in her village because of her happy-go-lucky ... See full summary »