Sovdagari (The trader)
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Festival in Media
Section: Georgian Panorama
Country: Georgia 
Year: 2016


Sovdagari (The trader)

color/23 minutes

Director: Tamta Gabrichidze. Cinematographer: Vano Andiashvili. Editing: Nona Gogodze. Music: Gigi Chipashvili.

Gela sells secondhand clothes and household items from the back of his minibus while travelling rural Georgia in search of spuds. Money is meaningless in this market, potatoes are lucre.

Ilia Tavberidze
Netflix, Georgian Public Broadcaster

Tamta Gabrichidze

Tamta Gabrichidze was born in Georgia, Tbilisi. She holds a bachelor's degree in film directing at Film and Theatre University of Georgia. She directed several short and Documentary films.






2009 Ms. Nature (Short)
2011 HOMOPICTURES (Documentary)
2012 Lady I (Short)
2015 Juba (Documentary)
2016 The trader (Documentary)
2017 KUKUSHKA (Documentary)