Mama

Father

 
Eine georgische Familie leidet unter der Abwesenheit des Vaters, der sie Jahre zuvor ohne Grund verlassen hat. Um ihrer Mutter zu helfen, stehlen die beiden jugendlichen Söhne Radios aus den Autos der Umgebung. Bei einem dieser Raubzüge schlägt die Handlung plötzlich um …

A Georgian family is affected by the absence of the father, who abandoned them years ago without explanation. The two teenage boys steal radios from local cars in order to help their mother. An unexpected plot-twist occurs during one such robbery.

Director's Biography
DAVIT PIRTSKHALAVA, born in 1987, studied at the Shota Rustaveli Theatre and Georgia State Film University in Tbilisi. He is the author and co-author of many short and feature-length films. Father  is his directorial debut and won the Golden Leopard for Best International Short at the Locarno International Film Festival 2015.
Cinema Next Europe 2016
Davit Pirtskhalava
Georgien 2015
color
25 Minuten
Kamera Shalva Sokurashvili
Produzent*innen Suliko Tsulukidze (Millimeter Film, GE)
Premierenstatus / Premiere Status
Austrian Premiere

gemeinsam mit / together with
WADA’ / Prediction
DA JE KUĆA DOBRA I VUK BI JE IMAO/ No Wolf Has a House
(Programm / Program WOLVES)