Director Dmitry Mamuliya in film fest line-up of Venice Biennale with ‘The Criminal Man’

A still from ‘The Criminal Man’ by director Dmitry Mamuliya. Photo: Venice Biennale., 19 Aug 2019 - 16:33, Tbilisi,Georgia

The Criminal Man, the latest feature by Georgian director Dmitry Mamuliya, is among films selected to be screened at this year’s Venice Biennale, when the cinema section of major international artistic event opens next week.


At the 76th edition of the Venice International Film Festival, organised as part of the biennial, the Georgian-Russian co-production will be introduced to viewers in the Horizons section.


Featuring a cast of Georgian actors, The Criminal Man follows a young engineer whose life takes a dramatic turn after he becomes a witness to the murder of a popular sportsperson.