I am Truly a Drop of Sun on Earth

April works the streets of Tbilisi. During an idle night, she approaches a new client, Dije. The young Nigerian is caught in a hostile Georgia, with no hope for a future. Under the shadows of a suffocating society, an atypical bond emerges between the two.

Director's Biography
ELENE NAVERIANI, born in 1985, studied painting at the State Academy of Arts in Tbilisi, earned a master’s degree in Critical Curatorial Cybermedia, and graduated in 2014 from the cinema department at the HEAD – Haute école d’art et de design in Genève. I am Truly a Drop of Sun on Earth premiered at the Solothurner Filmtage 2017 and was screened at the International Film Festival Rotterdam 2017. // Films (selection): I am Truly a Drop of Sun on Earth (2017)
Cinema Next Europe 2017
Elene Naveriani
Switzerland 2017
black & white
61 minutes
OV with English subtitles
Screenplay Elene Naveriani
Cinematography Agnesh Pakodzi
Editing Gabriel Gonzalez
Producer(s) Naveriani, Britta Rindelaub (Alva Film, CH)
Austrian Premiere
Premierenstatus / Premiere Status
Austrian Premiere

Gemeinsam mit / Together with