Abkhazia is a documentary film about a group of passionate skateboarders who come to question their own behavior and their relationship to non-skaters, as they record their adventure into a former Soviet holiday paradise, that has since been ravaged by a war of independence.

duration: 52 min

scriptwriter, director: Vantte Lindevall

producers: Isabella Karhu, Juho-Pekka Tanskanen

cinematography and editing: Vantte Lindevall

sound design: Tuomas Vauhkonen

in collaboration with:

Lamina, Hang Up magazine, Finnvox cinepost

SCREENINGS:

26.7.2018 ERICEIRA, PORTUGAL

Portuguese Surf film festival

08.12.2017 OULU, FINLAND

Elokuvateatteri Star 20:30

12.12.2017 JYVÄSKYLÄ, FINLAND

Kampus Kino 20:00

19.9.2017 HELSINKI, FINLAND
Love & Anarchy Helsinki Film Festival

Word premierere at Andorra
Other screenings at HIFF 20.9. and 24.9.
https://hiff.fi/en/elokuvat/abkhazia/

21.9.2017 BRIJUNI ISLANDS, FAZANA, KROATIA
Vladimir Film Festival
International premiere at Brijuni Islands

https://vladimirfilmfestival.com/2017/09/11/abkhazia-on-brijuni-islands/

28.10.2017 HELSINKI, FINLAND
Kontula Urban Film Festival

10.11.2017 LAHTI, FINLAND

Kino Iiris 20:00

 

17.-21.11.2017 RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL

MIMPI surf and skate film festival

 

25.11.2017 TURKU, FINLAND

Logomo Move2 18:30

AWARDS:

 

MIMPI FILM FESTIVAL 20.11.2017

The best documentary of Skateboarding / Melhor Documentário de Skate

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