25 Years of Solitude
Best Feature-Length Documentary
For over 25 years, Abkhazia has been unable to overcome its war syndrome. But it wants love so badly! In the mountain village of Lavrik Akhba, an actor of the Abkhazian Drama Theater, a second rank captain of the border guards forces and a peasant all in one attempts to help his friend Tute find a bride through an internet dating site. But all of a sudden, he himself, a war hero and a lover of books and women, is overcome by a love that turns out to be more agonizing than war.