Negative Numbers. GE/FR/IT 2019. Director: Uta Beria. Screenplay: Uta Beria. 110 min. Feature film. OV w/Eng. sub. FSK 16. Recommended from age 16.
A juvenile detention center in the Georgian city of Tbilisi in the early 2000s: Nika becomes the leader of his prison wing through violence and extortion. After his time in prison a career as a gangster beckons, if he can convince his fellow inmates for a prison revolt. However, two former rugby players thwart his plans. With their rugby training, they offer young offenders an alternative to clan mentality and corruption. The team sport creates a team spirit among the youths that makes the revolt fade into the background.
Dates and cinema tickets
FR, 7.10. | 6 p.m. | DFF Cinema
This film is part of the Young European Cinephiles selection