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by Rusudan Chkonia


10 women, seven of them belonging to the poorest population, are desperately trying to win a beauty contest for mothers who have more than 3 children. The winner will get an apartment and $25000.

international title: Keep Smiling
original title: Gaigimet
country: France, Georgia, Luxembourg
sales agent: Doc & Film International
year: 2012
genre: fiction
directed by: Rusudan Chkonia
film run: 90'
release date: FR 14/08/2013
screenplay: Rusudan Chkonia
cast: Ia Sukhitashvili, Gia Roinishvili, Olga Babluani
cinematography by: Konsantine Esadze
film editing: Jean-Pierre Bloc, Rusudan Chkonia, Levan Kukhasvili
art director: Sopo Bazgadze
costumes designer: Giorgi Nadiradze
producer: Rusudan Chkonia, Nicolas Blanc
co-producer: Marc Bordure, Jani Thiltges, Arnaud Bertrand, Dominique Boutonnat, Hubert Caillard
production: Ex Nihilo
distributor: ZED