10 August 2015, 3:46 PM
Director Mohsen Makhmalbaf, Producers Mike Downey, Vladimer
Katcharava and Sam Taylor, Writers Mohsen Makhmalbaf and
Marziyeh Meshkiny, Music Supervisor Christian Siddell, Sync Music.
The President tells the story of a dictator ruling at the expense of his
people's misery and the perilous journey he embarks on with his
grandson as they flee to safety after a coup d'etat.
Initiated by Makhmalbaf Film House in London, the film is a
Georgia-UK-France-Germany co-production with France's BAC
Films, the UK's F&ME, Georgia's 20 Steps Production and
Germany's Brummer & Herzog Filmproduktion. BAC Films also
handles the film's distribution.