Nino Orjonikidze

Director / Producer




In 2008 established a production company Artefact Production. Since then I am developing, producing and directing documentary films.

Graduated from the Tbilisi State University and University of London, Goldsmiths. Also studied teaching methods, training design and implementation techniques for media producers in the Netherlands at RNTC, have received Chevening (UK) and Nuffic (Netherlands) scholarships.
I have more then 15 years experience of working for Broadcasting channels and Media organizations in Georgia. Have started professional career as a reporter, but later moved to producing and directing factual TV programs and documentaries.
Occasionally worked as a fixer or a freelance producer for international broadcasters/agencies including BBC, France24, AP etc.

I teach Documentary film and Visual storytelling at the Caucasus School of Journalism and Media Management (GIPA).

Filmography: Documentary films (author, producer & co-director)

English teacher - 56',  2012 (Best Documentary CineDoc 2013 Focus Caucasus)

Altzaney - 30', 2009 (DOK Leipzig 2009, International competition; Krakow Film Festival 2010; Best documentary at Lessinia FF 2010)

The bridge - 35', 2005

Asylanten - 35', 2004

6 Series of TV Docs (25' each) on human rights abuses in Georgia 2002-2003