Jackals and Drones, Chronicles of A summer

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16min HD, colour with sound, 2018

A Belgian actress arrives in Tbilisi airport to travel to the medieval cave monastery of Vardzia. Her car journey with two non-professional actors drives the narrative forward, while Medoidze’s camera records their encounters with jackals, drones and the Orthodox monks. Parallel to the journey, a mythopoetic personage resembling Medea roams the caves, scorning our obsession with progress and technology.

Installation views

Selected screenings:

Jackals and Drones, LUX london

Sophio Medoidze: AB-JOY, Serpentine Cinema

Festival Scope Pro, Online

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