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The Man from the Embassy

Der Mann von der Botschaft

Directed by Dito Tsintsadze
Germany, 2007
Drama

Synopsis

When a lonely German official stationed in Tbilisi, Georgia, befriends a spunky 12-year-old living in one of the city’s refugee camps, their budding relationship invites accusations of pedophilia — and inadvertently stokes the fires of violence.

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The Man from the Embassy Directed by Dito Tsintsadze

Awards & Festivals

Locarno International Film Festival

2006 | Winner: Best Actor (Silver Leopard)

Mar del Plata International Film Festival

2007 | Winner: Best Screenplay