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Pitching 15 May 2018

THE FIRST GEORGIAN NOVEL AT THE CANNES FILM FESTIVAL SECTION- SHOOT THE BOOK

10:30 Location: Cannes Salon des Ambassadeurs-Palais des Festivals / 1, boulevard de la croisette, 06400 Cannes, France Organizer: Georgian National Book Center, Sulakauri Publishing, SCELF - Société Civile des Editeurs de Langue Française Speaker : Mikheil Tsikhelashvili
 
By the initiative of the Georgian National Book Center, the Georgian novel ‘obOle’ was selected for the first time at the Cannes Film Festival section Shoot the Book. On the 15th of May the novel ‘obOle’ by Georgian contemporary author Aka Morchiladze will be presented to the representatives of the international film industry. 
With the organization of Georgian National Book Center, Georgian publishers submitted Georgian literary works at the section ‘Shoot the Book’ of the Cannes Film Festival.  Among the 10 best literary works was selected the novel published by Bakur Sulakauri Publishing.

Books - presented at the Cannes film festival section 'Shoot the Book':

Apocalypse selon Magda (l’)  aux Editions Delcourt ;
Art de perdre (l’) aux éditions Flammarion ;
Amie des jours en feu (l’) aux Editions Le Seuil ;
Déesse des petites victoires (la)  aux Editions Anne carrière ;
Guantanamo Kid aux Editions Dargaud ;
Ile du lundi (l’) aux Editions French Pulp ;
Max aux Editions Gallimard Jeunesse ;
Opération César aux Editions Stock ;
ObOlé aux editions Bakur Sulakari ;
Parrain et le Rabin (le) aux Editions du Cherche-Midi