ALIEN HOUSE

SKVISI SAKLI

By Russudan GLURJIDZE

CINETECH - as PROD

First film - Development 2013

Home, hearth, shelter or just a part of soul as a salvation of the people who lost their way in the aftermath of war

    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • First film, Drama
    • Countries
    • GEORGIA
    • Languages
    • GEORGIAN
    • Duration
    • 110 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Russudan GLURJIDZE
    • Writer(s)
    • David CHUBINISHVILI, Russudan GLURJIDZE
    • Producer(s)
    • Zurab MAGALASHVILI, Russudan GLURJIDZE
    • Synopsis
    • The story may happen in Kosovo, or Sarayevo, Karabakh, Palestine, Abkhazia, South Ossetia; Or in any other place where misery of war is spread.
      The Caucasus of 90-es, since the USSR's collapse.
      Downpour. A bedraggled military vehicle covered in mud creeps up to the rain-washed bumpy road. There appears a village in a distance with its scattered houses spread along a flank of the hill. Over barren fences, deserted yards and cross shaped nailed windows not a single living soul is seen.
      The car moves loop-wise along the uninhabited village road and stops next to one of the houses. Earlier this house belonged to someone, but was abandoned in an hour within one night, just like other houses.
      People left the village owing to fear. Driven with survival instinct everything was left unmoved, only cattle were drown off. And this is to happen due to turmoil caused by ethno-conflict.
      The driver, a forty-year-old ” boevik” , who was awarded with ownership of that village, shipped to the house a family of dejected citizens who had lost their dwelling due to armed clashes.
      In the house where twilight shed its sepulchral glow over the frozen rooms, the bleak village roads, a deserted cemetery and the booby-trapped citrus plantations run wild, a new life had to begin…
    • Partners & financing
    • Attached 200 000 USD
      Required 350 000 USD
      Partner- Kinoskopik - Spain
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