Czech premiere

Before Father Gets Back

Sanam Mama Dabrundeba

Mari Gulbiani
Georgia, France, Germany | 2018 | 72 min.

Language: Georgian
Filmy jsou promítány v českém znění
nebo s českými titulky

Category: Panorama

More and more Georgians are being radicalised and leaving to fight in Syria. Their children grow up in a fatherless environment. This is the world in which the film's two teenage protagonists, Eva and Iman, grow up.

The small and remote Pankisi region of Georgia has traditionally been inhabited by moderate Muslims, but in recent years the number of people adhering to Wahhabism, the fundamentalist form of Islam, has grown dramatically. It was in this region that the director came to teach a film production course at a local school. On a borrowed camera, Eva and Iman record their everyday lives while waiting for their fathers, who, like many other young men, have gone off to fight. No one knows if they will ever return.

Director

Mari Gulbiani

Festival guest on days
Mar 13 - Mar 16, 2019

Filmography
2018 - Before Father Gets Back
2010 - Mtebis Simgera

Projection

10. 03. 16:00 Svetozor - Small Hall Czech premiere Discussion Tickets
14. 03. 20:30 Atlas - Large Hall Discussion Tickets
15. 03. 17:30 Evald Discussion Tickets

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