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THE MAN FROM THE EMBASSY

by Dito Tsintsadze

synopsis

An official of the German embassy in Georgia is dissatisfied with his monotonous job and uneventful personal life. Things are changed by the encounter with a young girl who tries to rob him. Fascinated by the existence of this kid who has to live by his wits, the diplomat gradually moves closer to his world. Something like a father-daughter relationship develops between the two, attracting malicious comment.

international title: The Man from the Embassy
original title: Der Mann von der Botschaft
country: Germany
sales agent: Sola Media GmbH
year: 2006
genre: fiction
directed by: Dito Tsintsadze
film run: 100'
screenplay: Dito Tsintsadze, Zaza Rusadze
cast: Burghart Klaußner, Lika Martinova, Marika Giorgobiani, Irm Hermann, Roland Schäfer
cinematography by: Benedict Neuenfels
film editing: Katja Dringenberg
producer: Christine Ruppert
production: Tatfilm