Alexander Kviria Film-maker

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Alexander Kviria

Alexander Kviria

Director, Cameraman, Editor

mail@alexanderkviria.com
+44 7852 610 235

 

 

 

Films

2014 "The Guest" (Fiction/9min/digital/Georgia)
part of anthology film "Tbilisi I Love You"
2012 "Steel" (Documentary/26min/HDV/Georgia) – Director, cameraman, editor

2010

"Gorelovka – Episodes from the life of a disappearing community" (Documentary/48min/HDV/Georgia-UK) – Director, cameraman, editor
     > Tbilisi International Film Festival 2010 – Selection
     > GoEast Film Festival 2011 –
Federal Foreign Office award
     > Kish International Film Festival 2011 – Competition
     > London International Documentary Festival (LIDF) 2011 – Competition

2009

"The Filthiest Porches – Mamuka Lekiashvili" (Documentary/48min/HDV/Georgia) – Director, cameraman, editor

2008

"Steven" (Documentary/6min/HDV/UK) – Director, cameraman, editor
     >
Wood Green International Short Film Festival 2009 - Selection
     > British Shorts Film Festival Berlin 2009 - Selection
     > Moscow Perspektiva Film Festival 2010 - Selection

2005

“The Story of a Little Soldier” (Fiction/19 min/35mm/Russia) – Screenwriter, director, editor
     > Cortopotere Short Film Festival 2007 – Best Fiction Experimental Film
     > Festival of Nations (Ebensee) 2007 – Diploma
     > Cottbus Film Festival 2006 – Selection
     > Cork Film Festival 2006 – Selection
     > Moscow CinePhantom Festival 2005 – Selection

2002

“Night patrol” (Documentary/13 min/35 mm/Russia) – Director, editor

2001

Evgeny the grandson of Vukvutagin” (Documentary/10 min/35mm/Russia) – Director, editor

2001

“Schoolmates” (Documentary/30 min/Beta/Russia) – Director, editor

2000

“Colony” (Documentary/26 min/Beta/Georgia) – Cameraman

2000

“Business trip to Tbilisi” (Documentary/26min/Hi8/Georgia) – Director, cameraman, editor
     > Tbilisi Student Film Festival 2001 – Best Documentary

2000

“Cactus flower” (Documentary/15min/Beta/Georgia) – Director, editor

1999

“Rotterdam /Tbilisi – no comment” (Documentary/30min/DV/Georgia-Netherlands) – Director, cameraman

 

 

 

Videos

2008

“Lunchtime” (1 min)

2007

“Bedtime Stories” (Documentary/3min/DV/UK) – Director, cameraman, editor

2007

“Doom” (5 min)
     > Video Art Festival “Pusto”, Moscow, 2007
     > Video Art Scr
eening “Exploding Cinema”, London 2008

2005

“The Story of an Eye” (3 x 30 sec)
     > Video art exhibition “Outvideo”, Yekaterinburg, 2005

 

 

 

Jobs

2007 – present

Independent film-maker

2012 – 2013 Imedi TV (Georgia) – General producer

2009

Marseille 2009 Carnival film capture, on an invitation by the City Hall

2009

Educational film for Keyring (UK charity for people with learning difficulties)

2006

“Season of Mists” (Fiction/UK-Russia/Dir. Anna Chernakova) – 1st AD

2005 – 2006

Georgian Public Broadcasting (TV and radio) – General producer

2003 – 2005

TNT TV channel (Russia) – Director, story writer, editor for talk-shows

2001 – 2002

Studio “Dialog” (Russia) – Director, editor

2000

Magonia” (Fiction/Netherlands/Dir. Ineke Smits) – AD

1998 – 1999

TV channel “Georgian Wave” – Director, cameraman (short movies)

   
 

Education

2000 – 2003

Russian State Film Institute (VGIK, Moscow), faculty of Film directing

2001

Filmmakers workshop, Erasmus Intensive Program (Lithuania)

1997 – 2000 Tbilisi State Theatre and Film Institute, faculty of Film directing

1989 – 1994

Tbilisi State University, faculty of International Law