Red Apples
Red Apples

Red Apples

Director George Sikharulidze

Production year 2016

Length 15min.

Country Armenia/Georgia/USA


A young Armenian bride's relationship with her husband is put to the test on their first day of marriage when her mother-in-law interferes.


George Sikharulidze
George Sikharulidze



Ophelia Harutyunyan


Ophelia Harutyunyan

Director of Photography

Guka Goliadze

Production designer

Hasmik Aghayan

Music by

Julian Evans


George Sikharulidze


Hrachuhi Amiryan, Vahagn Martirosyan, Varduhi Rushanyan, Karine Janjughazyan, Irina Danielyan

Production company(ies)

Zinahar Films

George Sikharulidze

George Sikharulidze was born in Tbilisi, Georgia. At 18, he moved to America and enrolled at New York University. George graduated summa cum laude earning a B.S. in Media Studies and enrolled into the M.F.A in Film Directing program at Columbia University. In 2014, George returned to Georgia and wrote, directed and produced his first short film The Fish that Drowned, which premiered at the Clermont-Ferrand FF. George received the Katharina Otto-Bernstein Grant to direct his second short Red Apples, which premiered in the official selection at the Toronto IFF (2016). He also teaches filmmaking at Northwestern, William Paterson and Columbia Universities. Currently, he is in post-production for his third short Fatherland shot in Georgia.


The Fish that Drowned (2014), Red Apples (2016), Fatherland (2017).

FILMS 2017