Georgian film projects rewarded in Nyon

LOVE SONG. PASTORALE. by Tinatin Gurchiani has won the "visions sud est" prize in Nyon. Special Mention for CITY OF THE SUN by Rati Oneli.

The Focus section of this year's festival Visions du Réel in Nyon was dedicated to Georgia. "For the poetic, respectful and original approach to intimate taboos, and for the deeply artistic personality of its director", LOVE SONG. PASTORALE. by the Georgian filmmaker Tinatin Gurchiani was awarded the "visions sud est" prize with the amount of 10000 Swiss Francs.
The Jury wanted to underline the general quality of all the projects and therefor decided to add a Special Mention to the main prize. The Special Mention goes to the Georgian film project CITY OF THE SUN by Rati Oneli for its impressive visual proposition and the accurate vision of its director.