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NAMME

by Zaza Khalvashi

synopsis

Ali’s family has inherited a mission – taking care of a local healing water and curing sick fellow villagers with it. Three sons are skeptical and only the young daughter Namme stays as the guardian of family traditions. In parallel, a hydro power station is being constructed locally and environmental changes are at stakes. One day the spring water starts to disappear. Father remembers the old tradition: the water will not return unless sacrifice is made…

international title: Namme
original title: Namme
country: Georgia
year: 2017
genre: fiction
directed by: Zaza Khalvashi
film run: 91'
screenplay: Zaza Khalvashi
cast: Mariska Diasamidze, Aleko Abashidze, Ednar Bolkvadze, Roman Bolkvadze, Roin Surmanidze
film editing: Levan Kukhashvili
producer: Sulkhan Turmanidze, Ieva Norviliene