HOW THE ROOM FELT
Georgia 2021 – Director: Ketevan Kapanadze – Original language: Georgian – Subtitles: English, German
“Love is you, you and me – love is knowing we can be,” John Lennon’s lyrics drift through the smoky party room of the local women’s football club. Lana, Sopiko, Anuka and their friends are weary, drunk and in love. As part of the queer scene in their post-industrial, conservative town in Georgia, they are not just partners to each other; they are like family. Anne Dietrich
Production: Jashi Films. Producer: Salomé Jashi. Length: 90 min. International Sales: Syndicado
No youth rating
A native of Tbilisi, the filmmaker graduated from the State University of Theatre and Film in Georgia. She received awards for her short film LALA, which deals with domestic violence. HOW THE ROOM FELT is her feature film debut.
HOW THE ROOM FELT, GE 2021, 73 min.
WHAT DO WE SEE WHEN WE LOOK AT THE SKY?, GE/DE 2021, 150 min. (co-producer and assistant director)
LALA, THE CAR MECHANIC, GE 2019, 4 min.
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