SEPTEMBER 14-20, 2019

INHALE-EXHALE

Georgia, Russia, Sweden
2019, 91 mins
Production: Cinetech Film Production, Viva Film, Georgian National Film Center
Language: Georgian
Format: DCP

Scriptwriter: Nestan Kvinkadze, Dito Tsintsadze
Director: Dito Tsintsadze
DoP: Giorgi Devdariani
Composer: Alexey Selivestrov
Producer: Rusudan Glurjidze, Nadezhda Gorshkova
Editor: Grigol Palavandishvili
Cast: Salome Demuria, Giorgi Nakashidze, Lasha Kabanashvili, Kamilla Borghesani, Daredjan Kharshiladze

Synopsis

Irina, 43, is returning home from prison. After a long period of imprisonment the reunion with the family turns to be not the way she expected it. She will have to gradually gain the trust of her relatives – daughter, son and mother-in-law.

Director’s biography

Dito Tsintsadze was born in 1957 in Tbilisi (Georgia). He studied filmmaking at the Shota Rustaveli Theater University in Tbilisi at Eldar Shengelai and Otar Ioseliani course. Nominee and prize winner of film festivals in Locarno, Cannes, San Sebastian, etc. His film “Inhale-Exhale” won the Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Film Festival.

Director’s filmography (selected)

2019 Nartai
2019 Inhale-Exhale
2019 Shindisi
2015 God of Happiness
2012 Invasion
2008 Mediator
2006 The Man from the Embassy
2003 Scared to shoot
2000 Lost Killers
1993 By the Sea
1991 The House
1988 Drawn Circle