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Arsena kachagi (1923)
Arsena, the Brigand

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Feature Film , Mute/Drama, 6 Part, 1665 Meter (60 Minutes) 
JSC "Sakhkinmretsvi"
The first display on the screen was held 16.05.1924 Year

Director: Vladimir Barsky
Screenplay: Vladimir Barsky
Director of Photography: Aleqsandre Digmelovi
Production Designs: Valerian Sidamon–eristavi, K. Tiri    
Cast: Grigol Chechelashvili (Arsena Odzelashvili), Nato Vachnadze (Neno), Pavel Yesikovsky (Gigo), Kote Andronikashvili (Count Irakli), Zaqaria Berishvili (Mouravi), Vasil (Vaso) Arabidze (Count Vakhtangi), Asia Barkhudarova (Countess Rusudan), Ivan Kruchinin (General), Grigor Avetian (General), Tamar Toidze, Iakob Laferashvili, Vaso Abashidze (Count Baratashvili), Garsevan Gomarteli, Zaal Terishvili

Following an order of the landowner, the bride of Arsena’s fellow villager gets kidnapped and the bride’s father is relentlessly flogged. Arsena tries to rescue the woman but fails and goes to the mountains with his newly married wife. Above all, Arsena learns that his wife is impregnated by the landowner and burns down his house. Arsena gets arrested, but manages to escape and joins the rebel peasants. Arsena feels that with the passage of time the rebels turn into criminals and continues to fight with the oppressors alone.

Translation was provided by The Georgian National Film Center


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