BIAFF Industry Platform Alternative Wave 2017 Announces Selected Projects


BATUMI: The industry platform Alternative Wave of the Batumi International Art house Film Festival announced projects selected for its 2017 edition. The 12th edition of BIAFF will run from 17 to 24 September 2017.

Alternative Wave will take place on 23 and 24 September 2017. The script doctors are Nicos Panayotopoulos (MFI expert) and Clare Downs (EAVE expert), while the representatives of coproduction platforms and organisers are Tobias Pausinger (Cinemart, Cinelink, Biennale College expert) and Gulin Ustun (Meetings on the Bridge, Berlin Coproduction Market expert). 

The event is supported by the Georgian National Film Center, British Council, Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports of Ajara AR

Alternative Wave 2017 Selected Projects:

Directed by Sandro and Elene Naveriani
Produced by Vako Kirkitadze

Directed and produced by Kote Takaishvili

Otar’s Death
Directed by Ioseb “Soso” Bliadze
Produced by Eva Blondiau

Directed by Archil Kavtaradze
Produced by Vato Kavtaradze

Quiet Mountain
Directed by Luka Beradze
Produced by Giorgi Tavartkiladze

Directed and produced by Iva Fezuashvili

Directed and produced by Gigisha Abashidze

Wedding in My Street
Directed and produced by Shota Ganisonia