Leipzig-based sales company Deckert Distribution has acquired worldwide sales rights to Levan Koguashvili's "Gogita’s New Life," a production from Koguashvili's own label Kino Iberica in Georgia…
LONDON — Levan Koguashvili’s “Blind Dates” won the top prize at the Zagreb Film Festival, an international festival showing filmmakers’ first or second films in its competition program. The Georgian…
Although it doesn't boast the kind of stylistic flash or easy hook that would magnetize sales interest, this quietly enchanting work from director Levan Koguashvili merits consideration from offshore…
LONDON — Berlin-based world sales company Films Boutique has acquired world rights to Andrzej Wajda's “Walesa, Man of Hope,” which premieres in Venice out of competition, before screening at the…
KARLOVY VARY, Czech Rep. — The Karlovy Vary Film Festival's Works in Progress Award has gone to tragicomedy "Blind Dates" from Georgia, which has replaced Romania as the rising star among European…
Albania “East, West, East” (Gjergj Xhuvani) Algeria “Outside the Law” (Rachid Bouchareb) Argentina “Carancho” (Pablo Trapero) Austria “La Pivellina” (Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel) Azerbaijan “The…
Medieval epic "Captain Thunder and the Holy Grail," one of the biggest pic projects coming out of Spain's third biggest city of Valencia, will shoot in stereoscopic 3D, according to producers Maltes…
Georgian cinema has a new star in director Levan Koguashvili.
The Rotterdam Film Festival opened Wednesday with "Paju," the sophomore feature of South Korean helmer Park Chan-ok. Choice marks a return to familiar ground for the fest after last year's Hollywood…
Fifteen first and second features compete for the VPRO Tiger Awards at the Rotterdam Film Festival, which unspools from Jan. 27 to Feb. 7.
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