World soundtrack awards
Archived: Dinola (2013)

director: Mariam Khatchvani

composer: Tako Jordania
With: Vakho Chachanidze, Nutsi Khaptani, Keta Lortkipanidze, a.o.

duration: 15 minutes
Short, Drama

Shorts – EFA-nominated European Shorts

In the harsh mountainous countryside of Svaneti (Georgia). Happiness is brief and the love of Dina's life dies. Tradition says she must marry the first man who offers his hand and leave her child.


director: Mariam Khatchvani
composer: Tako Jordania
producer: Vladimer Katcharava
screenplay: Mariam Khatchvani
Editor: Levan Kukhashvili
Cinematography: Konstantine-Mindia Esadze
sound: Ivane Gvaradze

production company: 20 Steps Productions

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Country: Georgia
year: 2013


MARIAM KHATCHVANI: Born in 1986, in Georgia, Mariam Khatchvani studied Film Directing at the Shota Rustaveli Theatre and Film State University. She directed many short documentaries: Verdzoba (2006), Beyond the Window (2007), and Lichanishi and Kvirikoba (2009). Dinola (2013) is her first fiction short. It has been invited on many important film festivals: 36th Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, 37th Norwegian Short Film Festival in Grimstad nomineed it to EFA. DEDE will be her first feature film.

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format: DCP
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