RED ANTS BITE
A short fiction film by Elene Naveriani
Fiction, 25 min, CH, 2019
Obinna and Afame are two Nigerians stranded in Tbilisi. Their journey through the city will reveal the complexity of their emotional and social ties in a country that wants them to disappear.
Cast: Gee Starboy Imo, Donald Acho Nwokorie, Hadizat Yola, Magda Lebanidze
Cinematography: Agnesh Pakozdi
Sound: Thomas Reichlin
Artistic direction: Keti Nadibaidze
Editing: Gabriel Gonzalez
Production: Britta Rindelaub (Alva Film), Thomas Reichlin (mishkin)
Born in 1985 in Tbilisi, Georgia. Georgian citizenship. 2003-07 Studies painting at State Academy of Art in Tbilisi. Worked at LOTT art collective. 2009 MA in Critical Curatorial Cybermedia. 2011-13 Bachelor studies at HEAD-Genève (Haute école d’art et de design), cinema department. 2013 BA in Film from HEAD-Genève.
2019 Red Ants Bite
2017 I Am Truly A Drop Of Sun On Earth
2014 Les évangiles d’Anasyrma
2013 Father Bless Us