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Beginning (2020)

Dasatskisi (Beginning)
Running time: 130 min. | Genre: Drama, Religion, Sexual abuse
Beginning

Synopsis

In a sleepy provincial town, a Jehovah Witness community is attacked by an extremist group. In the midst of this conflict, the familiar world of Yana, the wife of the community leader, slowly crumbles. Yana’s inner discontent grows as she struggles to make sense of her desires.

Premiere: San Sebastian Film Festival 2020.

Nominations & Awards

Toronto Film Festival

FIPRESCI Prize - Discovery
WINNER

San Sebastián Film Festival

Golden Shell - Best Picture
WINNER
Silver Shell - Best Director (Dea Kulumbegashvili)
WINNER
Silver Shell - Best Actress (Ia Sukhitashvili)
WINNER
Jury Prize - Best Screenplay
WINNER

European Film Awards

European Discovery Award
NOMINATED

Gothenburg Film Festival

Best International Film
NOMINATED

Details

Original title

Dasatskisi (Beginning)

Director

Dea Kulumbegashvili

Producer

Co-production Georgia-Francia; First Picture, Office of Film Architecture, OFA

Running time

130 min.

Screenwriter

Dea Kulumbegashvili, Rati Oneli

Music

Nicolas Jaar

Cinematography

Arsheni Khachaturan

Year

2020

Country

Georgia Georgia

Ranking

IMDb
6.6

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