THE ROYAL HOUSE OF GEORGIA
|Posted on 12 December, 2013 at 19:55|
On 8th of December, at the hall of "Saqartvelo" (GEORGIAN ONLINE TV LIVE) broadcaster was celebrated a jubilee of one of the famous film directors of Georgia Rezo Chkheidze.
Rezo Chkheidze was born in 1926 in Tiflis, Transcaucasian SFSR, USSR (now Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia). He is a director and writer, known for Jariskatsis mama (1964), The Saplings (1972) and Magdana's Donkey (1955). He has directed fourteen films since 1953 which are still loved by the Georgian people. His 1964 film Father of a Soldier was entered into the 4th Moscow International Film Festival. His 1972 film The Saplings was entered into the 8th Moscow International Film Festival where it won a Diploma
At the ceremony attended many of famous and respected people of Intelligentsia, writers, film directors, poets, art historians and etc.
At this special event the Head of the Royal House of Georgia Nugzar Bagrationi-Gruzinski bestowed Rezo Chkheidze title of Raindi (knight) of Grand Cross of the Royal Order of the Crown of the Georgian Kingdom thus paid tribute for his priceless contribution into the Georgian cinematography.
The investiture ceremony was taken with admiration by the audience and at the end all the present society members expressed their respect towards the Crown Prince and to his consort Princess Leila.