Levan Abashidze Film Actor

Levan Abashidze (Georgian: ლევან აბაშიძე, Russian: Леван Абашидзе) (22 May 1963, Tbilisi - 7 September 1992, Sukhumi) was a Georgian actor. In 1985 Levan graduated from Shota Rustaveli Institute of theater and performing arts in Tbilisi. Following year, Levan played a leading role in various Georgian films such as "Steps" (1986), "The Journey of a Young Composer" (1986), "Guest" (1987), and "Roots" (ფესვები) in 1987. His last film ("Bravo, Djordano, Bravo) was in 1993 before he volunteered to fight in the armed conflict in Abkhazia (Georgia). During the separatist offensive on Sukhumi in 1993, Levan Abashidze was killed defending Gumista river entrenchment of the Georgian forces. His death caused a serious outcry in the film and theater studios all across Georgia.

Personal details

Date of birth
May 22nd, 1963
Date of death
September 7th, 1992 at age of 29
Place of death
Places lived
pop. 1,157,500 (2010)

Movie performances

1. The Journey of a Young Composer (1985)

Comedy, Drama
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
Erlom Akhvlediani

The Journey of a Young Composer is a 1985 Georgian drama film directed by Georgiy Shengelaya. It was entered into the 36th Berlin International Film Festival where Shengelaya won the Silver Bear for Best Director.


Top cast

Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Levan Paatashvili
Georgia, Soviet Union


Check Levan Abashidze on wikipedia.

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