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🎬 Screening: Pirosmani (1969)
March 27 @ 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm
1969 ‧ Drama ‧ 1h 45m
The story of self-taught Georgian painter Niko Pirosmani.
This Soviet film is a biography of the Georgian primitive artist Nikoloz Pirosmanishvili (1862–1918), better known as Pirosmani, who died of starvation and sold his paintings to bars and restaurants for food and drink. The film experiments with color control techniques based on the painter’s style.
Pirosmani is a 1969 Georgian biographical art-drama film directed by Giorgi Shengelaia.
• 1973 : Sutherland Trophy at BFI London
• 1974 : Grand Prize: Gold Hugo at
Chicago International Film Festival
• 1974 : Prize for Best Biographical film at
Asolo Art Film Festival
10GEL / Each (includes popcorn)
LOKAL CoLAB 44 Vasil Petriashvili, Tbilisi (basement level)