Chiatura – I wish my town were like spring

Chiatura – I wish my town were like spring

Original title
Chiatura – I wish my town were like spring
2020
Language
English
German
Germany
World Premiere
Innovation
36 min
This film is part of the follwing short film programme:
Synopsis
Tucked away in a valley in the heart of Georgia, is the small town Chiatura: known for its manganese ore mining and its remarkable cable car network. The film portrays everyday life of the town’s residents and conveys their thoughts through voice-overs. The portrait of a city, gifted with its ability to transform itself as often as its cable cars change their perspective en route to their various destinations.
Director(s)
Rebecca Himmerich
Other Credits
Camera: Lucas Grey; Audio Mix: Isabella Forster; Translation: Julia Anglin
Director’s biography
Rebecca Himmerich is a director based in Düsseldorf. She has studied musicology and asian studies at the University of Cologne and "music and media" at the Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf.