Once Upon another Time
Once Upon another Time

Once Upon another Time

Director Alexandr Baev

Production year 2013

Length 30min.

Country Georgia

SYNOPSIS

There is a flea market, which known as "Barakholka" (junk market in translation from Russian) is located in 10 km from the center of the Tbilisi, Georgia. In this diverse and at the same time empty  space everyone is trying to sell at least something, some bagatelle to earn money for their miserable living. Observation focuses on the family consisting of six members, who live on the territory of the market in a 15 sq.m barrack, making their best to somehow feed themselves and continue their beggarly life.

Awards

Jury Mention | CinéDOC Tbilisi, Georgia, 2013

CAST & CREW

Alexandr Baev
Alexandr Baev

Director

Producer

Alexandr Baev

Script

Alexandr Baev

Director of Photography

Alexandr Baev, George Miqeladze

Sound

Irakli Futkaradze

Edit

Alexandr Baev

Cast

Emzari, Tsitso, Marry,Irma, Gocha

Production company

Ilia State University Education TV Center

Alexandr Baev

Beginner documentary filmmaker from Georgia. With first degree in editing he studied documentary filmmaking at Ilia State University Education TV Center. His film Once upon Another Time is his graduating film from Film School.


Filmography

24 Hours (2012, short), Self Portrait (2013, short), Once upon Another Time (2013, short).

FILMS 2014