Salomé Jashi's documentary 'Taming the Garden' awarded Mexico's UNAM festival awards

A still from 'Taming the Garden', a Sundance- and Berlinale-screened documentary. Screenshot from film trailer., 29 Mar 2021 - 17:57, Tbilisi,Georgia

Film director Salomé Jashi's new documentary Taming the Garden collected two awards including the Best Film prize at Mexico's UNAM film festival on Sunday.

Celebrated by the team that produced the work as the "first major award" for the Sundance- and Berlinale-screened film, the feature was also selected for the Audience Award at the Mexican event.

Jashi's creative team broke the news to their social media followers with an announcement that said they were "honoured and happy" to have received the two awards for the Swiss-Georgian-German co-production.