Born - 21.11.1929 in Tiflis (Tbilisi).
A 1952 graduated from the Tbilisi State Institute of railway transportation; in 1961 - Institute of Literature in Moscow.
1959 - Collapse
1966 - Simado's Trick, co-script (along with E.Yeremov), dir., doc.
1968 - Song of Songs, script, dir., doc.
1976 - Delivery
1987 - Five Letters of Farewell