Tinatin Kajrishvil made several short films before her feature debut, “Brides
.” The drama premiered at the Berlinale in 2014, where it won the Audience Award, and went on to screen at many international festivals. Kajrishvili has also produced films such as “Scary Mother” and “The Summer of Frozen Fountains.”
” premiered at the 2018 Berlinale on February 16.W&H
: Describe the film for us in your own words.
” is a divorce story about a couple. The main character is a man who isolates himself on an island and finds other lonely people who try to live with just themselves as company. For him, being rejected and forgotten is unbearable — he needs to learn to cope with that.
W&H: What drew you to this story?
Tk: The increased amount of divorces and ways of starting new life after divorce.
W&H: What do you want people to think about