A New Year
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Festival in Media
Section: Georgian Panoram
Country: Georgia 
Year: 2018

A New Year

14 minutes/color


Director: Giorgi Sikharulidze

Screenplay: Giorgi Sikharulidze

Cinematographer: Guka Goliadze

Art Director: Keti Nadibaidze

Sound operator: Tornike Bukhrashvili

Producer: Mariam Dvalishvili



Eka Demetradze, Giorgi Bandzeladze, Demetre Gratiashvili, Beka Lemonjava



When a man decides to follow his faith, his family faces a crisis at a time of year usually filled with hope.




George Sikharulidze

George was born in Tbilisi in 1988. In 2012, he graduated from New York University’s Media and Communication studies. In 2017, he received an M.F.A. in Film Directing from Columbia University. His previous works have been selected in the main competition of Toronto, Clermont-Ferrand and other international film festivals. Currently, George is at the Cinefondation Residence of Cannes Film Festival in Paris, where he is working on his first feature film script Panopticon.



2014 The Fish that Drowned

2016 Red Apples

2018 A New Year