Eight Projects Presented at BIAFF Industry Platform - Alternative Wave 2018


BATUMI: Eight projects including six from Georgian participated in the Alternative Way 2018, the industry platform of the 13th Batumi International Arthouse Film Festival, which took place from 19 to 23 September 2018.

The main focus of the Alternative Wave 2018 was to develop low budget feature film projects with the support of foreign and local experienced film industry specialists. Selected participants had the opportunity to develop projects in the following areas: script, presentations, funding strategy, film production strategy, distribution and marketing strategy.

Alternative Wave was supported by the Georgian National Film Center, the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports of Ajara AR and the British Council, among others.

Selected Projects:

Spring (Georgia)
Directed by Rusudan Pirveli
Written by Beso Odisharia

Child (Georgia)
Directed by Nino Basilia
Produced by Koko (Karlo) Chikhradze

Victim (Georgia)
By Amiran Dolidze, Tedo Dolidze

Ghost of City (Georgia)
By Tornike Tikaradze, Giga Liklikadze

H-easter-ics (Georgia)
Directed by Sopho Chincharauli
Producer by Elene Tavadze

Shushana (Georgia)
By Irina Gachechiladze

Anton’s Life (Ukraine)
Directed by Yuliya Myronenko
Produced by Igor Savychenko

Penny Bank (Turkey)
Directed by Fenit Carole
Produced by Nefes Polat