Donnerstag 6.12.2018 Movie Bloom 20:00 Uhr + Unheizbar
In Bloom is a 2013 Georgian drama film directed by Nana Ekvtimishvili and Simon Groß.
Eka and Natia are two fourteen year old best friends living in Tbilisi in 1992 after Zviad Gamsakhurdia was deposed of and during the Georgian Civil War.The movie depicts the traditions of the area, one of which is known as bride kidnapping, marriage by abduction or marriage by capture, which was and still is practiced in the region of Caucasus, as well as the state of the country after collapse of Soviet Union one year earlier. Despite the fact that the action of the movie takes place during civil war, it is only being slightly mentioned now and then, the main topicof the movie stays the difficult fate of a teenage girl, solidarity between friends and an attempt of younger generation to escape societal customs.
Original Language: Georgian Subtitles: English