TUESDAY 8TH MAY 2018 7.35PM REGENT STREET CINEMA TO BOOK TICKETS
Nato Murvanidze, Dmitri Tatishvili, Ramaz Ioseliani
Q&A Ana Urushadze followed by the Closing Reception with Georgian wine of he 5th London GFF
A 50-year-old housewife, Manana, struggles with her dilemma - she has to choose between her family life and her passion, writing, which she had repressed for years - she decides to follow her passion and plunges herself into writing, sacrificing to it mentally and physically.
Ana Urushadze, was born in Tbilisi (Georgia) in 1990, and graduated from the Shota Rustaveli Theatre and Georgia State Film University in 2013. She has directed several short films and Scary Mother is her feature film debut.
Among the films multiple awards are: the Golden Leopard in the Best First Feature category at the Locarno Film Festival; top prize at the Sarajevo Film Festival; the Golden Star, the fest’s top feature film competition prize at Egypt’s El Gouna Film Festival; Jury Grand Prize (Asian Oscar) at Asia Pacific Screen Awards; Nata Murvanidze’s Asian Oscar for the Best Performance by an Actress.