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Falling Leaves (1966)

Giorgobistve (original title)
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.

Director:

Otar Iosseliani
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Credited cast:
Ramaz Giorgobiani ... Nico
Gogi Kharabadze Gogi Kharabadze ... Otari
Marina Kartsivadze Marina Kartsivadze ... Marine
Aleksandre Omiadze Aleksandre Omiadze ... Head of wine factory (as Aleqsandre Omiadze)
Baadur Tsuladze ... Archili
Tengiz Daushvili Tengiz Daushvili ... Nodari (as T. Daushvili)
Bukhuti Zakariadze ... Ilo (as Bukhuti Zaqariadze)
Akaki Kvantaliani ... Daviti
Dodo Abashidze ... Rezo
Otar Zautashvili Otar Zautashvili ... Shota
Ioseb Gogichaishvili Ioseb Gogichaishvili ... Bondo (as S. Gogichaishvili)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Givi Berikashvili ... Priyatel Bondo
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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.

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very nice film
3 June 2003 | by meshkoSee all my reviews

Nico is a college graduate. He gets assigned to be an engineer at a wine factory. He tries to do his job well and falls in love with beautiful Marina. The movie is very slow paced (like a movie about Georgia should be) but it never gets boring. Sometimes it is very funny and almost never too sad. Leaves you with a very nice feeling.


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Country:

Soviet Union

Language:

Georgian | French | Russian

Release Date:

12 December 1968 (Hungary) See more »

Also Known As:

Falling Leaves See more »

Filming Locations:

Tbilisi, Georgia

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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