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Festival in Media
Section: Georgian Panorama
Country: France /Georgia
Year: 2016



15 min, color

Director Dea Kulumbegashvili Screenplay Dea Kulumbegashvili Cinematography Arseni Khachaturan Editing Richard Marizy Cast Mikheil Gomiashvili, Dato Gogoladze, Vika Chichova

By the river of oblivion, a lonely horseman passes through a village where children play with hidden desires, adults are indulged in a celebration and violence and love are instinctive parts of life.

First Picture


Dea Kulumbegashvili

Dea Kulumbegashvili was born and raised in Georgia. Dea studies film directing at Columbia University School of the Arts and media studies at The New School in New York. Her debut short film Invisible Spaces was nominated for Palme D'Or at the Cannes International Film Festival in 2014. Dea’s second short film, Lethe, premiered in the short film competition program of Directors’ Fortnight in Cannes, in 2016.  



2013 Shkola v Novom Svete (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)

2014 Invisible Spaces (Short) (as Dea Vellengur)

2016/I Lethe (Short)