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SXVAGAN - AWAY (SXVAGAN - FORT)

SXVAGAN - AWAY
Scene from SXVAGAN - AWAY (photo © Björn Bethke)

Following a friend's suicide, a young man decides to leave everything in search of a new life together with his girlfriend. Fiction meets documentary and presents an authentic image of today's new generation in Georgia.


Tinatin Gurchiani was born in 1973 in Tiflis/Georgia. She studied Psychology in Tiflis, Freiburg and Graz, followed by work as a psychologist and photographer. Since 2003, she has been studying Directing at the "Konrad Wolf" University of Film & Television. Her films include: EIN SONNTAG (2004), AUGENBLICK (2005), KILLER (2006), FRAUENBILDER (2007), and SXVAGAN - AWAY (SXVAGAN - FORT, 2011).
Genre Drama, Road Movie
Category Feature
Year of Production 2011
Director Tinatin Gurchiani
Screenplay Tinatin Gurchiani
Cinematography Björn Bethke
Cast Giorgi Aptsuauri, Mari Bolqvadze
Producers Tinatin Gurchiani, Tamar Gurchiani
Production Company Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF, in co-production with Georgian Films/Tiflis
Length 67 min
Format HDCAM, color, 16:9
Original Version
 Georgian
Subtitled Versions English, German

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