In highlands, in an isolated village, Andro and Elene arrive to spend hot summer days in Elene’s father’s house. Their romantic time is interfered by Gia, a middle-aged local man, who keeps stalking the couple. Andro and Elene find themselves attending an ancient pagan ritual, taking place in the same village. Gia is also there. He forces Andro to witness the brutal animal sacrifice. After that moment, Andro is suspicious of Gia and he can no longer overcome the strange, archaic fears that arise in him, which further enhances the trouble in the relationship. Andro and Elene’s paths grow apart. This summer will be fatal for the couple.


Director: Giorgi Mukhadze
Short fiction
Delivery date Fall 2020
production country: Georgia
21 min