Blind Dates (Shemtkhveviti paemnebi)
Andro Sakvarelidze, Ia Sukhitashvili, Archil Kikodze, Vakhtang Chachanidze, Kakhi Kavsadze, Marina Kartsivadze / Fiction / Georgian
An enchanting melancholic comedy with a big heart.
Sandro, a poker-faced history teacher in his forties, is still a bachelor despite the constant matchmaking efforts of his parents and his best friend, Ivan. Everything changes when he falls for Manana, a married woman whose husband is about to be released from jail. Unfolding unpredictably during a blind date in which nothing is what it seems to be, this bittersweet comedy paints a gentle portrait of a good-hearted man constantly caught in the wrong place at the wrong time. [12A]
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