A visit from his long absent dad leaves Lado and his younger brother frustrated, with many unanswered questions. But an encounter with a total stranger later that night offers unexpected insight into the father-son relationship. Subtle, hard-to-explain emotions are shown boldly in this outstanding short film by Georgia’s new directing talent.

Original title
Mama
Filmmaker
Davit Pirtskhalava
Country
Georgia
Year
2015
Medium
DCP
Length
25’
Language
Georgian
Producer
Suliko Tsulukidze
Production Company
Millimeter Film
Sales
Millimeter Film
Writer
Davit Pirtskhalava
Cinematography
Shalva Sokurashvili
Editor
Nodar Nozadze
Production Design
Guram Navrozashvili
Sound Design
Nika Paniashvili, Paata Godziashvili
Cast
Sandro Kalandadze