The oscar-nominated film of the Georgian director Dito Tsintsadze “Shindisi” was screened at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF) in the United States.
Next screenings are scheduled for today and tomorrow.
@SBIFF 2020 Film Highlight:
Shindisi/შინდისი is the @TheAcademy Best International Featured Film official entry for #Georgia and winner of the @WarsawIFF Grand Prix.
See it at #SBIFF!
1/21 at 4:30 PM – Lobero + Q&A
1/22 at 8:10 AM – Metro 4 + Q&A
1/24 at 6:00 PM – Metro 4 + Q&A t.co/H4Z3gQzslC
— SBIFF (@SBIFF) January 21, 2020
“Shindisi” is presented in a competition program. This year’s jury members and honorary guests are Martin Scorsese, Brad Pitt, Renée Zellweger, and Laura Dern.
Moreover, “Shindisi” will be screened in Spain, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands and China.
Dito Tsintsadze, the director of ‘Shindisi,’ Georgia’s entry in the best international feature Oscar race, says his film brings attention to a “forgotten war” with Russia that has parallels with the current conflict on the Ukrainian border. More details: t.co/P9nL3mu2ne
— The Hollywood Reporter (@THR) December 12, 2019